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Krenn Name Meaning

South German: apparently a noun derivative of (ge-)rinnen ‘to flow or run’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or installed wooden drainage channels and gutters.

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


Similar surnames: Brenn, Kreul, Kren, Kreft, Ken, Kring, Krans, Fenn, Krein, Krenz

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Krenn Family Origin

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Krenn Family Occupations

What did your Krenn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Manager secretary Brush Factory and Domest Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Krenn. 50% of Krenn men worked as a Manager secretary Brush Factory and 34% of Krenn women worked as a Domest Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krenn were Newspaper Administrator and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Manager secretary Brush Factory
    50%
  • Newspaper Administrator
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domest Servant
    34%
  • Paid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%

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

Krenn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krenn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krenn 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 733 immigration records available for the last name Krenn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Krenn. For the veterans among your Krenn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krenn Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Krenn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krenn in 1953 was 57, and 89 in 2004.

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