Kram Name Meaning

German, Czech (Krám), Polish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a shopkeeper, from Middle High German, Middle Low German kram ‘tent’, ‘booth’ or the Slavic derivative kram ‘shop’, ‘store’. Compare Kramer.

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

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Kram Family Origin

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Kram Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • At Home

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kram family was Blacksmith. Farmer, At Home and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kram. The most common Kram occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kram's were Farmers.

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Kram Historical Records

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Kram Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Kram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kram in 1950 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kram

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