Krass Family History

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Krass Name Meaning

German: from krasse, which in Middle Low German meant ‘shrimp’, ‘prawn’, but in early modern German came to denote the gudgeon; it may therefore have been a nickname for someone who was small and active or stubborn and thick-headed. German (Kräss): from the Slavic personal name Kres.

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

Similar surnames: Grass, Kress, Brass, Kraus, Krans, Kass, Drass, Klass, Kross, Prast

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Krass Family Origin

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Krass Family Occupations

What did your Krass ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laberer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Krass. 50% of Krass men worked as a Laberer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laberer
  • Logger

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

Krass Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krass. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krass 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 Krass. 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 999 military records available for the last name Krass. For the veterans among your Krass ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krass Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Krass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Krass in 1959 was 60, and 85 in 2004.

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