Kraai Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch craie ‘crow’, hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble a crow, such as chattering or having a raucous voice. Compare English Crow.

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


Similar surnames: Krack, Krans, Kraak, Kramp, Krane, Krage, Raak, Kraus, Krach, Krass

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kraai Family Origin

Where is the Kraai family from?

SHOW MORE

Kraai Family Occupations

What did your Kraai ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kraai ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Hotel Keeper

    40%
  • Clerk In P. O.

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Works In Sawmill

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kraai family was Works In Sawmill. Hotel Keeper, Clerk In P. O. and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kraai. The most common Kraai occupation in the USA was Hotel Keeper. 40% of Kraai's were Hotel Keepers.

Source: Census data for Kraai | Data not to scale

Kraai Historical Records

What Kraai family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Kraai ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kraai

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Kraai Life Expectancy

What is the average Kraai lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kraai ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Kraai life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kraai in 1962 was 81, and 69 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kraai

Famous Kraai Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name