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Where is the Kraus family from?
You can see how Kraus families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kraus family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Kraus families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Kraus families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Kraus's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Kraus families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kraus surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kraus. 11% of Kraus men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Kraus women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kraus were Clerk and Bookkeeper.