Krank Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German kraneke, a diminutive of kran ‘crane’ (see Krahn). German: nickname for a feeble person, from Middle High German kranc ‘feeble’.

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


Similar surnames: Crank, Rank, Kronk, Krack, Kranz, Krans, Krane, Trank, Grand, Kraft

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Krank Family Origin

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Krank Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    15%
  • Book Binder

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cegar Maker

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krank family was Cegar Maker. Tailor, Book Binder and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krank. The most common Krank occupation in the USA was Tailor. 15% of Krank's were Tailors.

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Krank Historical Records

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Krank Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2004, Krank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Krank in 1966 was 78, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krank

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