Krahn Name Meaning

German: nickname for a slim or long-legged person, from Middle Low German krane ‘crane’. Compare Kranich.

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

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Krahn Family Origin

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Krahn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Blk Smith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krahn. The most common Krahn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Krahn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krahn family was Blk Smith.

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Krahn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Krahn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Krahn in 1959 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krahn

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