Krob Family History

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Krob Name Meaning

German: nickname for a boorish individual, from Middle High German g(e)rop, German and Yiddish grob ‘coarse’, ‘crude’.

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

Similar surnames: Grob, Kron, Kroh, Kroll, Kos, Krom, Kalb, Kram, Krock, Kronk

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Krob Family Origin

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Krob Family Occupations

What did your Krob ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krob. 29% of Krob men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Krob women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krob were Farming and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Nurse
  • Teacher
  • Laborer
  • Maid

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

Krob Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Krob. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krob 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 373 immigration records available for the last name Krob. 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 451 military records available for the last name Krob. For the veterans among your Krob ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krob Life Expectancy

What is the average Krob lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Krob life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Krob in 1963 was 76, and 92 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krob 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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