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Kraushaar Family History

Kraushaar Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle High German krus ‘curly’, ‘crinkled’ + har ‘hair’; German kraus + Haar.

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

28,636 Historical Documents with Kraushaar on Ancestry.com
8,736 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,351 Military Records
1,087 Immigration Records
3,616 Census and Voter Lists
13,846 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kraushaar Families

  • Number of Kraushaar families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kraushaar families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kraushaar last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kraushaar census records

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Kraushaar Family Origin

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Kraushaar Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Kraushaar

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Kraushaar Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kraushaar census records

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Kraushaar Civil War Service Records

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