Krug Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of mugs and jugs, from Middle High German kruoc ‘jug’, ‘drinking vessel’; alternatively, mostly in southern and eastern Germany, a nickname for a heavy drinker. occupational nickname for a tavern keeper, from Krug ‘inn’, ‘tavern’, especially in northern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Klug, Krag, Kruck, Krum, Kram, Kruk, Krul, Kreul, Krol, Kraus

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Krug Family Origin

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Krug Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krug. The most common Krug occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Krug's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krug family was Carpenter.

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Krug Historical Records

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Krug Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Krug life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Krug in 1946 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krug

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