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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

What did your Krock ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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

Krock Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Krock Life Expectancy

What is the average Krock lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krock 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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