Krapf Family History

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Krapf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a small malformed individual, from Middle High German krapfe ‘hook’. In southern Germany the word was also applied to a type of crescent-shaped pastry, and the surname may thus also have been a metonymic occupational name for a baker.

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


Similar surnames: Krampf, Knopf, Rapp, Kopf, Krack, Trapp, Krape, Zapf, Kropf, Kapp

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Krapf Family Origin

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Krapf Family Occupations

What did your Krapf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krapf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Krapf's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krapf. A less common occupation for the Krapf family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Farming

    6%

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Krapf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krapf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krapf 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 Krapf. 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 Krapf. For the veterans among your Krapf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krapf Life Expectancy

What is the average Krapf lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Krapf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krapf in 1955 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krapf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krapf 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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