Kravets Family History

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Kravets Name Meaning

Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Ukrainian and Belorussian kravets ‘tailor’, a derivative of Old Slavic kravati ‘to cut’.

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


Similar surnames: Kravetz, Kravitz, Kravec, Kraut, Travers, Kraft, Draves, Rivett

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Kravets Family Origin

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Kravets Family Occupations

What did your Kravets ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cake Decorator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kravets. 18% of Kravets men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Kravets women worked as a Cake Decorator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kravets were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Truck Driver
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cake Decorator
    34%
  • House Keeper
    17%
  • House Wife
    17%
  • Housekeeper
    17%

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

Kravets Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kravets. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kravets 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 172 immigration records available for the last name Kravets. 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 70 military records available for the last name Kravets. For the veterans among your Kravets ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kravets Life Expectancy

What is the average Kravets lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kravets life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Kravets in 1962 was 88, and 81 in 2004.

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