Krizan Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Krizan Name Meaning

Czech (Križan): habitational name for someone from a place called Križany, named with kríž ‘cross’. Croatian (Križan): from a short form of the personal names Kristofor (see Christopher) or Kristijan (see Christian). Slovenian (Križan): habitational name for a person from any of the many places called Križ, named with križ ‘cross’, or a nickname derived from this word. Hungarian (Krizsán): from the personal name Krizsán (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Krizman, Kriz, Kristan, Ariza, Kurian, Krizek, Kritzman, Kocan, Kazan

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Krizan Family Origin

Where is the Krizan family from?

Krizan Family Occupations

What did your Krizan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krizan. 29% of Krizan men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Krizan women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krizan were Farming and Telephone Operator

View Census data for Krizan | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Farming
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    13%
  • Farm Laborer
    13%
  • New Worker
    13%
  • Telephone Operator
    13%

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

Krizan Historical Records

What Krizan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Krizan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krizan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Krizan

Passenger List

There are 984 immigration records available for the last name Krizan. 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.

View all Krizan immigration records

Draft Card

There are 788 military records available for the last name Krizan. For the veterans among your Krizan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Krizan military records

You've only scratched the surface of Krizan family history.

Krizan Life Expectancy

What is the average Krizan lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Krizan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Krizan in 1953 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krizan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krizan 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.

Famous Krizan Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED