Krag Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

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


Similar surnames: Krage, Krug, Kral, Krager, Kram, Kray, Karas, Drag, Krol, Krog

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Krag Family Origin

Where is the Krag family from?

Krag Family Occupations

What did your Krag ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Krag | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    27%
  • Foremann In Furn Fact

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Krag Historical Records

What Krag family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krag. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krag census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Krag

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Krag. 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.

View all Krag immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Krag. For the veterans among your Krag ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Krag military records

You've only scratched the surface of Krag family history.

Krag Life Expectancy

What is the average Krag lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krag

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krag 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.

Famous Krag Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name