Krotz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of any of various Germanic personal names formed with hrod ‘renown’, ‘victory’. German: from Alemannic Grotz, meaning ‘shrimp’, possibly a nickname for a little man. Possibly a respelling of German Kratz.

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

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Krotz Family Origin

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Krotz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krotz family was Keeping House. The most common Krotz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Krotz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krotz.

Source: Census data for Krotz | Data not to scale

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Krotz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Krotz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Krotz in 1956 was 42, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krotz

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