Krook Family History

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Krook Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for someone with long curly hair, from Middle Dutch crook ‘curly’. Swedish (also found in Finland): variant of Krok. Respelling of Polish and Ashkenazic Jewish Kruk.

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


Similar surnames: Krock, Krok, Kroll, Rook, Kroon, Brook, Kruck, Kook, Kruk, Krohn

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Krook Family Origin

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Krook Family Occupations

What did your Krook ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krook. A less common occupation for the Krook family was Retail Grocer. The most common Krook occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 25% of Krook's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Clergyman

    13%
  • Retail Grocer

    13%

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

Krook Historical Records

What Krook family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Krook Life Expectancy

What is the average Krook lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Krook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Krook in 1963 was 86, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krook

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Krook 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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