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Krammer Name Meaning

Dutch and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kramer. German: from an old personal name formed with Old High German hrabo ‘raven’. Possibly a variant of German Kramer.

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


Similar surnames: Kramme, Kramer, Brammer, Hammer, Krimmer, Kraemer, Rammel, Grammer

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Where is the Krammer family from?

You can see how Krammer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Krammer family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Krammer families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Krammer family living in Maryland. This was 100% of all the recorded Krammer's in the USA. Maryland had the highest population of Krammer families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Krammer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Krammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Manager and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krammer. 20% of Krammer men worked as a Manager and 20% of Krammer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krammer were Farmer and Waitress.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Manager
    20%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    10%
  • Farmer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Waitress
    12%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Krammer. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Krammer. For the veterans among your Krammer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Krammer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Krammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Krammer in 1962 was 67, and 75 in 2004.

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