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Kraly Name Meaning

Americanized form of the Slovenian, Croatian, and Serbian surname Kralj, an ironic or figurative nickname from kralj ‘king’. The word is derived from the name of the Frankish king and Holy Roman Emperor Charlemagne (?742–814; Latin name Carolus Magnus). Perhaps also an Americanized form of Hungarian Király, from király ‘king’. See also Kral.

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

Similar surnames: Kral, Kiraly, Krall, Kay, Kratz, Krol, Tracy, Gray, Kagy, Kray

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Kraly Family Origin

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Kraly Family Occupations

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Kraly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 910 census records available for the last name Kraly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kraly 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

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Draft Card

There are 299 military records available for the last name Kraly. For the veterans among your Kraly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kraly Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kraly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kraly in 1959 was 41, and 87 in 2004.

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