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Krabbenhoft Family History

Krabbenhoft Name Meaning
North German (Krabbenhöft): nickname for a quirky person, literally ‘crab head’.

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

9,515 Historical Documents with Krabbenhoft on Ancestry.com
1,717 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
212 Military Records
285 Immigration Records
1,404 Census and Voter Lists
5,897 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Krabbenhoft Families

  • Number of Krabbenhoft families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Krabbenhoft families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Krabbenhoft last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Krabbenhoft census records

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Krabbenhoft Family Origin

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Krabbenhoft Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Krabbenhoft

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Krabbenhoft Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Krabbenhoft census records

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Military Service by Krabbenhoft

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