Kracht Family History

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Kracht Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from Middle Low German kracht, Middle Dutch cracht ‘power’, hence a nickname for a strong person. Compare South German Kraft.

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

Similar surnames: Krach, Krack, Pracht, Krahn, Kraft, Prast, Drach, Knecht, Recht

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Kracht Family Origin

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Kracht Family Occupations

What did your Kracht ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Forman was the top reported job for people in the CA named Kracht.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Forman

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

Kracht Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Kracht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kracht 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kracht. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Kracht. For the veterans among your Kracht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kracht Life Expectancy

What is the average Kracht lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kracht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kracht in 1956 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kracht

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