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Grun Surname Meaning

German: variant of Grün (see Gruen ). Jewish (Ashkenazic; Grün): see Gruen

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Gruen, Gruhn, Gran, Brum, Grahn, Frum, Braun, Grum, Arnn, Raun

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Where is the Grun family from?

You can see how Grun families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Grun family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Grun families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 76 Grun families living in London. This was about 19% of all the recorded Grun's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Grun families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Grun surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Grun ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gardener and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Grun. 100% of Grun men worked as a Gardener and 80% of Grun women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Domestic Servant
  • Unpd Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Grun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Grun census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Grun. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Grun. For the veterans among your Grun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Grun lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Grun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Grun in 1940 was 41, and 86 in 2004.

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