Krapf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a small malformed individual, from Middle High German krapfe ‘hook’. In southern Germany the word was also applied to a type of crescent-shaped pastry, and the surname may thus also have been a metonymic occupational name for a baker.

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


Similar surnames: Krampf, Knopf, Rapp, Kopf, Krack, Trapp, Krape, Zapf, Kropf, Kapp

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Krapf Family Origin

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Krapf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Krapf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Krapf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krapf family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krapf.

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Krapf Historical Records

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Krapf Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Krapf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krapf in 1955 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krapf

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