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Krampe Family History

Krampe Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Kramp. German: habitational name from any of various places named Krampe (Schleswig and Pomerania) or Crampe (Pomerania and Brandenburg).

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


Similar surnames: Krampf, Kramp, Trampe, Kampe, Krape, Kramme, Kramb, Kampen, Krammer

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Where is the Krampe family from?

You can see how Krampe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Krampe family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Krampe families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 10 Krampe families living in Alberta. This was 100% of all the recorded Krampe's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Krampe families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Krampe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Krampe ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krampe. 31% of Krampe men worked as a Farmer and 39% of Krampe women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krampe were Salesman and Housework.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Tenant
    19%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Salesman
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    39%
  • Teacher
    24%
  • Secretary
    10%
  • Housework
    10%
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What Krampe family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krampe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krampe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 339 immigration records available for the last name Krampe. 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 Cards

There are 846 military records available for the last name Krampe. For the veterans among your Krampe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Krampe lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Krampe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krampe in 1955 was 53, and 82 in 2003.

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