Group Family History

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Group Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Grupp, a variant of Gropp 1, or Krupp 2. This name is concentrated in PA.

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

Similar surnames: Grof, Gropp, Roup, Groat, Troup, Grosh, Rous, Stoup, Coup, Dropp

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Group Family Origin

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Group Family Occupations

What did your Group ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Group occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Group's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Group. A less common occupation for the Group family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Group Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Group. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Group 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 354 immigration records available for the last name Group. 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 36,000 military records available for the last name Group. For the veterans among your Group ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Group Life Expectancy

What is the average Group lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Group life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Group in 1963 was 88, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Group

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Group 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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