Krimm Name Meaning

habitational name from any of the places named Krimm or Krim, in Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg, former East Prussia, and Bavaria. variant of Grimm. North German: nickname for a hunched or bent person, from Low German krimpen ‘to crimp or shrivel’.

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


Similar surnames: Krim, Ramm, Krumm, Crim, Priem, Kimm, Grimm, Klim, Crimm, Drumm

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Krimm Family Origin

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Krimm Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Cashier

    11%

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In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krimm. A less common occupation for the Krimm family was Cashier. The most common Krimm occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Krimm's were Laborers.

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Krimm Historical Records

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Krimm Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Krimm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Krimm in 1950 was 38, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krimm

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