Krook Family History

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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

What did your Krook ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Krook. 34% of Krook men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
  • Fuller
  • Rigging
  • Sec Man

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant

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

Krook Historical Records

What Krook family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krook. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krook 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 Krook. 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 351 military records available for the last name Krook. For the veterans among your Krook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krook Life Expectancy

What is the average Krook lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krook

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krook ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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