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Kroese Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a potter, from Middle Dutch croes(e), cruese ‘stone jar’, ‘drinking vessel’. nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle Dutch croes ‘curly’, ‘crinkly’.

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


Similar surnames: Kroes, Croes, Kruse, Reese, Krause, Kries, Grose, Roese, Rouse

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Kroese Family Origin

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Kroese Family Occupations

What did your Kroese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kroese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Kroese's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Kroese Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kroese Life Expectancy

What is the average Kroese lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Kroese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kroese in 1957 was 51, and 78 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kroese 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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