Krall Family History

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Krall Name Meaning

Germanized or Americanized spelling of Kral. Germanized form of Slovenian Kralj (see Kraly). German: nickname for a lively person, from Low German krall ‘lively’, ‘cheerful’. German: habitational name from a farmstead so named near Meppen, Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Kral, Krill, Prall, Kraly, Kroll, Krell, Grill, Groll, Crall, Kall

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Krall Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Krall name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Krall. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    30%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    24%

  • Germanic Europe

    16%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    15%

  • Baltic States

    2%

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Krall Family Origin

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Krall Family Occupations

What did your Krall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krall. A less common occupation for the Krall family was Carpenter. The most common Krall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Krall's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Krall Historical Records

What Krall family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Krall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krall 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Krall. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Krall. For the veterans among your Krall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krall Life Expectancy

What is the average Krall lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Krall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krall in 1953 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krall 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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