Kranich Family History

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Kranich Name Meaning

German: nickname for a long-legged or tall and slender person, from Middle High German kranech ‘crane’.

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

Similar surnames: Kraning, Krach, Krank, Krack, Krans, Kapsch, Reich, Karsch, Kranz

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Kranich Family Origin

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Kranich Family Occupations

What did your Kranich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kranich. A less common occupation for the Kranich family was Butcher. The most common Kranich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kranich's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Blacksmith

  • Butcher


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kranich ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kranich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kranich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kranich 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 673 immigration records available for the last name Kranich. 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 Kranich. For the veterans among your Kranich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kranich Life Expectancy

What is the average Kranich lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kranich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kranich in 1960 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kranich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kranich 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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