Krasner Family History

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Krasner Name Meaning

German: nickname for a handsome man, from Slavic krasny ‘beautiful’, ‘handsome’, ‘brightly colored’ (see Krasny). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places in Poland, Ukraine, and Belarus called Krasne in Polish (Krasnaya, Krasna, or Krasnoe in Russian).

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

Similar surnames: Kasner, Rasner, Kraner, Krasne, Brauner, Radner, Kroner, Grabner

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Krasner Family Origin

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Krasner Family Occupations

What did your Krasner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krasner occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Krasner's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Krasner family was Tailor. Blacksmith and House Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Krasner.

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  • Blacksmith

  • House Servant

  • Tailor


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Krasner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krasner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krasner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Krasner. 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 Krasner. For the veterans among your Krasner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krasner Life Expectancy

What is the average Krasner lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Krasner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Krasner in 1958 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

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