Krack Family History

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Krack Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch crake, craek ‘carrack’ (a type of large merchant ship), hence a metonymic occupational name for the master or owner of such a ship. German: topographic name from Middle Low German krack ‘underbrush’ or from Middle High German krac ‘crevice’, or alternatively, a nickname for someone with a harsh raucous voice, from krack ‘crow’.

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

Similar surnames: Kruck, Krock, Brack, Kraak, Krank, Haack, Frack, Krans, Rock, Plack

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Krack Family Origin

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Krack Family Occupations

What did your Krack ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krack. 20% of Krack men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Krack women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krack were Mechanic and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Carpenter
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Helper
  • Stenographer

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

Krack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Krack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krack 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 792 immigration records available for the last name Krack. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Krack. For the veterans among your Krack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krack Life Expectancy

What is the average Krack lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Krack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Krack in 1963 was 68, and 81 in 2004.

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