Krenke Family History

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Krenke Name Meaning

German: probably a nickname for a sickly person from Middle High German krenke ‘weakness’, ‘deficiency’.

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

Similar surnames: Kronk, Kreke, Krengel, Pranke, Klenk, Greinke, Runke, Krenz, Denke

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Krenke Family Origin

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Krenke Family Occupations

What did your Krenke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krenke family was Keeping House. The most common Krenke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Krenke's were Farmers. Farmer, Basquet Factory and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krenke.

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  • Farmer

  • Basquet Factory

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Krenke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Krenke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krenke 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 187 immigration records available for the last name Krenke. 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 183 military records available for the last name Krenke. For the veterans among your Krenke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krenke Life Expectancy

What is the average Krenke lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Krenke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Krenke in 1958 was 55, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krenke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krenke 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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