Krag Family History

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Krag Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: from krage ‘collar’, either a metonymic occupational name for a maker of collars or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive collar. Collars were worn by wealthy people, and in Denmark at least this also seems to have been a nickname for a nobleman or a courtier.

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

Similar surnames: Krage, Krug, Kral, Krager, Kram, Kray, Karas, Drag, Krol, Krog

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Krag Family Origin

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Krag Family Occupations

What did your Krag ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Food Merchant and Hospital Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Krag. 50% of Krag women worked as a Hospital Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Food Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hospital Nurse
  • Blind Evacuee
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Krag Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krag. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krag 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Krag. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 765 military records available for the last name Krag. For the veterans among your Krag ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krag Life Expectancy

What is the average Krag lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Krag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Krag in 1955 was 51, and 70 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krag

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krag 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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