Krank Family History

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Krank Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German kraneke, a diminutive of kran ‘crane’ (see Krahn). German: nickname for a feeble person, from Middle High German kranc ‘feeble’.

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


Similar surnames: Crank, Rank, Kronk, Krack, Kranz, Krans, Krane, Trank, Grand, Kraft

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Krank Family Origin

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Krank Family Occupations

What did your Krank ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krank. 39% of Krank men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Krank women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krank were Clerk and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Machinist
    16%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Clerk
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    43%
  • Cook
    29%
  • Housework
    29%

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

Krank Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krank. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krank 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 392 immigration records available for the last name Krank. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Krank. For the veterans among your Krank ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krank Life Expectancy

What is the average Krank lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Krank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Krank in 1966 was 78, and 82 in 2004.

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