Kraker Family History

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Kraker Name Meaning

nickname for a noisy person, from kraken ‘to make noise’. Debrabandere also suggests that it may be an occupational name for a hangman, from a derivative of Middle Dutch craghe ‘neck’.

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

Similar surnames: Kramer, Kracker, Kater, Braker, Rakers, Krager, Rake, Kroner, Raker

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Kraker Family Origin

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Kraker Family Occupations

What did your Kraker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kraker. A less common occupation for the Kraker family was Clothier. The most common Kraker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Kraker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Carpenter

  • Clothier


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

Kraker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kraker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kraker 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kraker. 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 Kraker. For the veterans among your Kraker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kraker Life Expectancy

What is the average Kraker lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Kraker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kraker in 1941 was 27, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kraker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kraker 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.

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