Guild of One-Name Studies
One-name studies, Genealogy
Having searched the Internet Surname sites and publish books on British Surnames, I have found that the origins in a Dictionary of English Surnames revised edition by Reaney & Wiilson.
Grout Old English Grut'groats,coarse meal' from Old Norse Grautr on original nickname from Old Norse Grautir 'porridge' (Old English Bynames Uppsala 1938)
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