Kras Family History

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Kras Name Meaning

Polish: from kras ‘beauty’, ‘good looks’, a nickname for a handsome person (see Krasny). Dutch: nickname from Old French cras ‘fat’.

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


Similar surnames: Gras, Ras, Bras, Karas, Kuras, Krans, Krase, Krag, Grass, Sas

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Kras Family Origin

Where is the Kras family from?

Kras Family Occupations

What did your Kras ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cooper and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kras. A less common occupation for the Kras family was Tailor. The most common Kras occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Kras's were Coopers.

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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

Kras Historical Records

What Kras family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Kras Life Expectancy

What is the average Kras lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kras in 1963 was 60, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kras

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kras 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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