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Krier Family History

Krier Name Meaning
German: occupational name from Middle High German krier ‘herald’. Compare Krey.

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

42,728 Historical Documents with Krier on Ancestry.com
11,089 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,377 Military Records
763 Immigration Records
7,624 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Krier Families

  • Number of Krier families
     22 - 41
     8 - 21
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Krier families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Krier last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Krier census records

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Krier Family Origin

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Krier Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Krier

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Krier Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Krier census records

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Krier Civil War Service Records

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