Krape Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Krappe, the North German equivalent of Krapf, or alternatively a nickname from Middle Low German krape ‘carp’, a variant of karpe (see Karp).

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


Similar surnames: Krane, Grape, Krage, Krahe, Krapf, Rape, Rupe, Knapp, Raper, Pape

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Krape Family Origin

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Krape Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Krape occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Krape's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krape family was Keeping House. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krape.

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Krape Historical Records

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Krape Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Krape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Krape in 1954 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krape

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