Grosso Family History

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Grosso Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a large or corpulent man, from Italian grosso ‘big’, ‘large’ (Late Latin grossus).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gross, Grasso, Gros, Grossi, Grose, Rosso, Grass, Grosh, Mosso, Cross

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Grosso Family Origin

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Grosso Family Occupations

What did your Grosso ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Grosso occupation in Canada was Servant. 50% of Grosso's were Servants.

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  • Servant

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Grosso ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Grosso Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Grosso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grosso census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Grosso. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Grosso. For the veterans among your Grosso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grosso Life Expectancy

What is the average Grosso lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Grosso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Grosso in 1947 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grosso

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grosso ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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