Gruca Family History

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Gruca Name Meaning

Polish: from gruca ‘grain of cereal’, probably a nickname for an insignificant person or a metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in grain.

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

Similar surnames: Kruck, Grice, Duca, Gruba, Guba, Bruck, Gruel, Greco, Guck, Gucwa

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Gruca Family Origin

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Gruca Family Occupations

What did your Gruca ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gruca. 26% of Gruca men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Gruca women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gruca were Butcher and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Assistant
  • Blacksmith
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Maid
  • Assistant
  • Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gruca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 682 census records available for the last name Gruca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gruca 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 258 immigration records available for the last name Gruca. 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 267 military records available for the last name Gruca. For the veterans among your Gruca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gruca Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruca lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Gruca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Gruca in 1960 was 32, and 81 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruca 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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