Krach Family History

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Krach Name Meaning

from krachen ‘to make a loud noise’, ‘to explode’, hence a nickname for noisy person or a trouble maker. southern nickname for a feeble person, from Middle High German krach ‘crack’, ‘weakness’.

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


Similar surnames: Krack, Drach, Kach, Kracht, Krech, Rach, Brach, Frack, Kranich, Kirch

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Krach Family Origin

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Krach Family Occupations

What did your Krach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krach. A less common occupation for the Krach family was Butcher. The most common Krach occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Krach's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Butcher

    8%

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

Krach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krach 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Krach. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Krach. For the veterans among your Krach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krach Life Expectancy

What is the average Krach lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Krach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Krach in 1962 was 73, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krach 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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