Krueger Family History

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Krueger Name Meaning

occupational name for a maker or seller of stoneware mugs and jugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kruoc ‘jug’, ‘pitcher’, German Krug. occupational name from Krüger ‘innkeeper’, an agent derivative of Krug ‘inn’, ‘tavern’, from Middle Low German kruch, kroch (probably originally a different word from 1, with which it has subsequently fallen together).

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

Similar surnames: Krieger, Grueter, Draeger, Rueger, Praeger, Kreyer, Reger, Kreger

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Krueger Family Origin

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Krueger Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Krueger. 65% of Krueger men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Butcher
  • Retired
  • Farming

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

Krueger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 109,000 census records available for the last name Krueger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krueger 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 15,000 immigration records available for the last name Krueger. 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 27,000 military records available for the last name Krueger. For the veterans among your Krueger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krueger Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Krueger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Krueger in 1942 was 63, and 76 in 2004.

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