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Krenn Name Meaning

South German: apparently a noun derivative of (ge-)rinnen ‘to flow or run’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or installed wooden drainage channels and gutters.

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


Similar surnames: Brenn, Kreul, Kren, Kreft, Ken, Kring, Krans, Fenn, Krein, Krenz

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Krenn Family Origin

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Krenn Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Miller were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Krenn. The most common Krenn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Krenn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Miller

    25%

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Krenn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Krenn Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Krenn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krenn in 1953 was 57, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krenn 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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