Krahe Family History

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Krahe Name Meaning

German (also Krähe): nickname from Middle High German krae ‘crow’, applied as a nickname for someone with dark hair or a dark complexion or for someone thought to resemble the bird in some other way.

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

Similar surnames: Krage, Krape, Krahn, Krabbe, Rahe, Krane, Kase, Krause, Knabe, Kade

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Krahe Family Origin

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Krahe Family Occupations

What did your Krahe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krahe. 8% of Krahe men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Krahe women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krahe were Painter and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Attendant
  • Farmer
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Clerk
  • Housework
  • Laborer

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

Krahe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krahe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krahe 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 297 immigration records available for the last name Krahe. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Krahe. For the veterans among your Krahe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krahe Life Expectancy

What is the average Krahe lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Krahe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Krahe in 1957 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krahe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krahe 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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