Krahl Family History

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Krahl Name Meaning

German: variant of Kreul or a Germanized spelling of Slavic Kral.

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


Similar surnames: Krall, Kral, Krah, Rahl, Grahn, Krol, Kroll, Keal, Kruel, Rahlf

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Krahl Family Origin

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Krahl Family Occupations

What did your Krahl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krahl family was Hod Carrier. The most common Krahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Krahl's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Chair Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krahl.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Chair Maker

    7%
  • Hod Carrier

    7%

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

Krahl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krahl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krahl 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 Krahl

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Krahl. 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 Krahl. For the veterans among your Krahl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krahl Life Expectancy

What is the average Krahl lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Krahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Krahl in 1959 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krahl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krahl 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 Krahl Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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