Grubaugh Family History

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Grubaugh Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Grunbach, a habitational name for someone from a place so named near Stuttgart.

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

Similar surnames: Crubaugh, Rumbaugh, Trobaugh, Arbaugh, Drawbaugh, Amsbaugh, Carbaugh

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Grubaugh Family Origin

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Grubaugh Family Occupations

What did your Grubaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Grubaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Grubaugh's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grubaugh. A less common occupation for the Grubaugh family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Grubaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Grubaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grubaugh 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Grubaugh. 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 Grubaugh. For the veterans among your Grubaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grubaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Grubaugh lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Grubaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Grubaugh in 1945 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grubaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grubaugh 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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