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


Similar surnames: Krohn, Rahn, Krahe, Kahn, Kram, Krack, Krall, Krape, Ahn, Grahn

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Krahn Family Origin

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Krahn Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Blk Smith

    3%

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Krahn Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Krahn ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Krahn Life Expectancy

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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.

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