Krier Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German krier ‘herald’. Compare Krey.

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


Similar surnames: Kries, Kruer, Krieg, Kriger, Kober, Stier, Trier, Brier, Kring

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Krier Family Origin

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Krier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Krier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Krier's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krier. A less common occupation for the Krier family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Krier | Data not to scale

Krier Historical Records

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Krier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Krier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Krier in 1952 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krier

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