Krag Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: from krage ‘collar’, either a metonymic occupational name for a maker of collars or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive collar. Collars were worn by wealthy people, and in Denmark at least this also seems to have been a nickname for a nobleman or a courtier.

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

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Krag Family Origin

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Krag Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Foremann In Furn Fact

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krag family was Laborer. Farmer, Foremann In Furn Fact and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krag. The most common Krag occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Krag's were Farmers.

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Krag Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2003, Krag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Krag in 1955 was 51, and 70 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krag

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