Kruck Name Meaning

German (also Krück): topographic name for someone who lived by a field named with Middle Low German krucke ‘crooked piece of wood’, ‘crutch’, ‘crosier’. German (also Krück): metonymic occupational name for a maker of jugs, from Low German Kruke ‘jug’. Dutch: nickname for someone who used a crutch or walking stick, Middle Dutch crucke, cricke. Respelling of Polish and Jewish Kruk.

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


Similar surnames: Krock, Krack, Bruck, Krick, Ruck, Rock, Kruk, Kauk, Druck, Kruis

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Kruck Family Origin

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Kruck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Huckster

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Boot& Shoe Maker

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Huckster and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kruck. A less common occupation for the Kruck family was Boot& Shoe Maker. The most common Kruck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Kruck's were Farmers.

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Kruck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kruck in 1948 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kruck

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