Krook Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for someone with long curly hair, from Middle Dutch crook ‘curly’. Swedish (also found in Finland): variant of Krok. Respelling of Polish and Ashkenazic Jewish Kruk.

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


Similar surnames: Krock, Krok, Kroll, Rook, Kroon, Brook, Kruck, Kook, Kruk, Krohn

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Krook Family Origin

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Krook Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Clergyman

    13%
  • Retail Grocer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Krook occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Krook's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Krook family was Retail Grocer. Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krook.

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Krook Historical Records

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Krook Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Krook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krook in 1963 was 86, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krook

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