Krings Family History

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Krings Name Meaning

German (Rhineland and Bavaria): from a reduced vernacular form of the medieval personal name Quirinus, a name borne by several early Christian saints. Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a circular path or waterway.

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

Similar surnames: Kring, Rings, Klinge, Ring, Frings, Kries, Krans, Dring, Riggs, Rinks

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Krings Family Origin

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Krings Family Occupations

What did your Krings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Krings's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krings family was Laborer. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krings.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Krings Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Krings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krings 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 505 immigration records available for the last name Krings. 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 892 military records available for the last name Krings. For the veterans among your Krings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krings Life Expectancy

What is the average Krings lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Krings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Krings in 1956 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krings 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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