Grulke Family History

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Grulke Name Meaning

German: perhaps a reduced form of Grugelke, a nickname for a fearsome person, from Middle Low German gruwel ‘horror’ or Low German grügel ‘capercaillie’, ‘grouse’ + the diminutive suffix -ke.

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


Similar surnames: Grunke, Brunke, Rucker, Ruge, Runke, Grupe, Krenke, Graunke, Goecke

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Grulke Family Origin

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Grulke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Works Paper Mill

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Works Paper Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Grulke. The most common Grulke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Grulke's were Farmers.

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Grulke Historical Records

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Grulke Life Expectancy

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