Krock Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from the city of Kraków in Poland, from a shortened form of Kraker, a Silesian variant of German Krakauer. Germanized variant of Polish Krok. North German (also Kröck): topographic name from Low German krock ‘crack’, ‘crevice’ (plural kröcke). Dutch: nickname for someone with long, curly, or thick hair, from Middle Dutch crook, croke ‘curly locks’, ‘mop (of hair)’. Jewish: variant spelling of Krok.

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


Similar surnames: Kruck, Brock, Rock, Krook, Krack, Krok, Klock, Knock, Kock, Kroll

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Krock Family Origin

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Krock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krock family was Keeping House. The most common Krock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Krock's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krock.

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Krock Historical Records

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Krock Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Krock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Krock in 1961 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krock

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