Krein Family History

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Krein Name Meaning

Western German: from the personal name Quirinus, a name borne by several early Christian saints.

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

Similar surnames: Frein, Klein, Kresin, Wein, Krenn, Rein, Kretz, Stein, Kren, Kreis

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Krein Family Origin

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Krein Family Occupations

What did your Krein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krein. A less common occupation for the Krein family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Krein occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Krein's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Krein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Krein Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Krein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Krein in 1952 was 41, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krein 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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