Krauser Family History

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Krauser Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with curly hair, from a derivative of Middle High German krus ‘curly’, ‘crinkly’, German kraus.

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

Similar surnames: Krause, Kraus, Rauser, Krauter, Kruse, Hauser, Klausner, Kreiser

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Krauser Family Origin

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Krauser Family Occupations

What did your Krauser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krauser family was Laborer. Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krauser. The most common Krauser occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 11% of Krauser's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Krauser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Krauser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krauser 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 771 immigration records available for the last name Krauser. 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 Krauser. For the veterans among your Krauser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krauser Life Expectancy

What is the average Krauser lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Krauser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krauser in 1959 was 55, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krauser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krauser 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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