Kruer Name Meaning

occupational name for a herb or vegetable dealer or a maker of herbal medicines, from a contracted form of Low German Krüder, an agent noun from Middle Low German krut ‘green plant’, ‘(medicinal) herb’, ‘spice’. from an old personal name denoting ‘fame’, ‘victory’.

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


Similar surnames: Kauer, Bruer, Krier, Kroner, Keser, Kober, Gruel, Kuter, Brauer

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Kruer Family Origin

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Kruer Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Agent Wainwright

    8%
  • At Home

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kruer family was Carpenter. Keeping House, Agent Wainwright and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kruer. The most common Kruer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Kruer's were Keeping Houses.

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Kruer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Kruer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Kruer in 1959 was 40, and 58 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kruer

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