Konrad Family History

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Konrad Name Meaning

German: from the Germanic personal name Konrad, composed of the elements kuoni ‘daring’, ‘experienced’ + rad, rat ‘counsel’. This fell together at an early date with another Germanic name, of which the first element was chunni, kuni ‘race’, ‘people’. Konrad was extremely popular as a personal name in central Europe during the Middle Ages, being a hereditary name in several princely families as well as enjoying widespread popularity among the people at large. It was also adopted as a surname by Ashkenazic Jews, Slovenians, and others.

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

Similar surnames: Conrad, Konold, Konda, Korab, Oran, Conrado, Conradi, Kamradt, Hoad

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Konrad Family Origin

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Konrad Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Konrad family was Baker. The most common Konrad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Konrad's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Konrad.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Baker


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Konrad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Konrad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Konrad 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Konrad. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 23,000 military records available for the last name Konrad. For the veterans among your Konrad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Konrad Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Konrad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Konrad in 1955 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

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