Krauel Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Krauel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kröuwel, krewel ‘fork with hooked tines’, ‘claw’, applied as a nickname for a brusque or curtperson, or a house name.

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


Similar surnames: Kreul, Krause, Brauer, Kraut, Greuel, Kauer, Kamel, Bramel, Klauer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Krauel Family Origin

Where is the Krauel family from?

Krauel Family Occupations

What did your Krauel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Krauel. The most common Krauel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Krauel's were Farmers.

View Census data for Krauel | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    67%
  • Butcher

    33%

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

Krauel Historical Records

What Krauel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krauel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krauel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Krauel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Krauel. 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.

View all Krauel immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Krauel military records

You've only scratched the surface of Krauel family history.

Krauel Life Expectancy

What is the average Krauel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Krauel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Krauel in 1958 was 41, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krauel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krauel 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.

Famous Krauel Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name