Kragness Family History

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Kragness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farms called Kragnes or Kraakenes, mainly in Western Norway, named with Old Norse kráka ‘crow’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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

Similar surnames: Rogness, Urness, Garness, Fadness, Langness, Axness, Krasner, Raines

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Kragness Family Origin

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Kragness Family Occupations

What did your Kragness ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kragness occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Kragness's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Kragness Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 916 census records available for the last name Kragness. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kragness 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 47 immigration records available for the last name Kragness. 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 100 military records available for the last name Kragness. For the veterans among your Kragness ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kragness Life Expectancy

What is the average Kragness lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Kragness life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Kragness in 1941 was 41, and 69 in 2004.

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