Kraai Family History

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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

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Kraai Family Origin

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Kraai Family Occupations

What did your Kraai ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, 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. A less common occupation for the Kraai family was Works In Sawmill.

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  • Hotel Keeper

  • Clerk In P. O.

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Sawmill


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.

Kraai Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kraai. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kraai 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 181 immigration records available for the last name Kraai. 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 230 military records available for the last name Kraai. For the veterans among your Kraai ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kraai Life Expectancy

What is the average Kraai lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kraai

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.

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