Kroft Name Meaning

Czech form of the German Kraft ‘strength’, ‘power’.

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

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Kroft Family Origin

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Kroft Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kroft. A less common occupation for the Kroft family was Keeping House. The most common Kroft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Kroft's were Farmers.

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Kroft Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Kroft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kroft in 1959 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kroft

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