Kross Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a maker of mugs and jugs, from Middle Low German krus, kros ‘pitcher’, ‘ceramic drinking vessel’. (Kröss): variant of Kress 2.

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


Similar surnames: Kroes, Krass, Ross, Tross, Kress, Dross, Bross, Gross, Krock, Kroll

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Kross Family Origin

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Kross Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farms

    9%
  • Baker

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kross. A less common occupation for the Kross family was Baker. The most common Kross occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Kross's were Farmers.

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Kross Historical Records

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Kross Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Kross life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kross in 1943 was 21, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kross

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