Krape Family History

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Krape Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Krappe, the North German equivalent of Krapf, or alternatively a nickname from Middle Low German krape ‘carp’, a variant of karpe (see Karp).

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


Similar surnames: Krane, Grape, Krage, Krahe, Krapf, Rape, Rupe, Knapp, Raper, Pape

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Krape Family Origin

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Krape Family Occupations

What did your Krape ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Krape ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Krape Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krape. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krape 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

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Krape. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Krape. For the veterans among your Krape ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krape Life Expectancy

What is the average Krape lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Krape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Krape in 1954 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krape

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krape ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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