Grzyb Family History

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Grzyb Name Meaning

Polish: from grzyb ‘mushroom’, applied as a nickname for a dull old man, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who collected and sold edible fungi.

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


Similar surnames: Grass, Gray, Grosh, Garb, Gruca, Grob, Goy, Geib, Guza, Garza

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Grzyb Family Origin

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Grzyb Family Occupations

What did your Grzyb ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Grzyb. 18% of Grzyb men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Grzyb women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Grzyb were New Worker and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Machinist
    4%
  • New Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    10%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Maid
    6%
  • Housework
    4%

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

Grzyb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Grzyb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grzyb 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 741 immigration records available for the last name Grzyb. 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 553 military records available for the last name Grzyb. For the veterans among your Grzyb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Grzyb Life Expectancy

What is the average Grzyb lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Grzyb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Grzyb in 1960 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grzyb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Grzyb 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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