Krizan Family History

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Krizan Name Meaning

Czech (Križan): habitational name for someone from a place called Križany, named with kríž ‘cross’. Croatian (Križan): from a short form of the personal names Kristofor (see Christopher) or Kristijan (see Christian). Slovenian (Križan): habitational name for a person from any of the many places called Križ, named with križ ‘cross’, or a nickname derived from this word. Hungarian (Krizsán): from the personal name Krizsán (see Christian).

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


Similar surnames: Krizman, Kriz, Kristan, Ariza, Kurian, Krizek, Kritzman, Kocan, Kazan

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Krizan Family Origin

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Krizan Family Occupations

What did your Krizan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krizan family was Works Brewery. The most common Krizan occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Krizan's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Krizan.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Works Brewery

    33%

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

Krizan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Krizan Life Expectancy

What is the average Krizan lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Krizan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Krizan in 1953 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krizan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krizan 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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