Krogh Family History

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Krogh Name Meaning

variant of Krog. from crock ‘inn’, hence a metonymic occupational name for an innkeeper.

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


Similar surnames: Krage, Rog, Krech, Krol, Kroger, Krom, Krog, Kroth, Krone, Roch

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Krogh Family Origin

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Krogh Family Occupations

What did your Krogh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krogh. The most common Krogh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Krogh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krogh family was Clerk In Lumber Yard.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Clerk In Lumber Yard

    8%

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

Krogh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Krogh Life Expectancy

What is the average Krogh lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Krogh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krogh in 1950 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krogh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krogh 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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