Kruschke Family History

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Kruschke Name Meaning

German: derivative of Krusch, from Sorbian kruscha ‘pear tree’; a topographic name for someone who lived by a pear tree or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a fruit seller.

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


Similar surnames: Krutsch, Kruck, Kruse, Perschke, Rusche, Reschke, Kresch, Kuechle

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Kruschke Family Origin

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Kruschke Family Occupations

What did your Kruschke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carperter, Farmer and Horticulturist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kruschke. A less common occupation for the Kruschke family was Keeps House. The most common Kruschke occupation in the USA was Carperter. 20% of Kruschke's were Carperters.

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  • Carperter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Horticulturist

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%

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

Kruschke Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kruschke Life Expectancy

What is the average Kruschke lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kruschke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kruschke in 1960 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kruschke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kruschke 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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