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Kraner Name Meaning

German (Austria) and Slovenian: Germanized form of the Slovenian habitational name Kranjec (also found in the forms Krajnc and Kranjc), denoting someone from Kranjska province (Latin name Carniola, German Krain), a historical name for the central part of medieval Slovenia. The name was also used as a term denoting a Slovenian.

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


Similar surnames: Kroner, Kramer, Klauer, Krayer, Kinner, Graner, Bradner, Ranger

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Kraner Family Origin

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Kraner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Kraner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kraner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kraner. A less common occupation for the Kraner family was Carpenter.

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Kraner Historical Records

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Kraner Life Expectancy

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