Krane Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a long-legged or tall thin man, from Middle Dutch crane ‘crane’. North German: variant of Krahn.

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


Similar surnames: Crane, Krank, Krone, Kranz, Krape, Krans, Drane, Krage, Krahe, Krake

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Krane Family Origin

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Krane Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Shoemaker

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krane. A less common occupation for the Krane family was Shoemaker. The most common Krane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Krane's were Farmers.

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Krane Historical Records

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Krane Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Krane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Krane in 1955 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krane

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