Krauel Family History

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Krauel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kröuwel, krewel ‘fork with hooked tines’, ‘claw’, applied as a nickname for a brusque or curtperson, or a house name.

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


Similar surnames: Kreul, Krause, Brauer, Kraut, Greuel, Kauer, Kamel, Bramel, Klauer

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Krauel Family Origin

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Krauel Family Occupations

What did your Krauel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krauel. 9% of Krauel men worked as a Farmer and 23% of Krauel women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krauel were Clerk and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    23%
  • Bonag Operator
    12%
  • Cashier
    12%
  • Inspector
    12%

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

Krauel Historical Records

What Krauel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Krauel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krauel 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 429 immigration records available for the last name Krauel. 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 371 military records available for the last name Krauel. For the veterans among your Krauel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krauel Life Expectancy

What is the average Krauel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Krauel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Krauel in 1958 was 41, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krauel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krauel 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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