Krol Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Kroll. Polish (Król) and Jewish (from Polish): from Polish król ‘king’, a Polish nickname for someone with a superior manner or for a leader in a community, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in a royal household. As a Jewish name it is an ornamental adoption. Compare Kral. Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname or ornamental name from Polish król ‘rabbit’, Ukrainian krol. See also Krolik.

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


Similar surnames: Kral, Kron, Kroll, Korol, Krul, Krok, Krolik, Krom, Karol, Kruk

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Krol Family Origin

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Krol Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carriage Trimmer

    20%
  • Shoe Mk.

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Krol occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Krol's were Farmers. Farmer, Carriage Trimmer and Shoe Mk. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krol. A less common occupation for the Krol family was Tailor.

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Between 1944 and 2004, Krol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Krol in 1944 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krol

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