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Gruner Name Meaning

Swiss German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name denoting someone from a place named Grunau or Gruna. German and Ashkenazic Jewish (Grüner): see Gruener.

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


Similar surnames: Gruber, Gruen, Graner, Grunder, Bruner, Groner, Griner, Gruener

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Gruner Family Origin

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Gruner Family Occupations

What did your Gruner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gruner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Gruner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gruner. A less common occupation for the Gruner family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Gruner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gruner Life Expectancy

What is the average Gruner lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gruner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gruner in 1954 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gruner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gruner 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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