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The Krone surname is derived from the Middle High German words "kran," or " kron," meaning "crane;" as a name, Krone most likely evolved from a nickname, perhaps for a tall, thin crane-like person.

Krone Early Origins



The surname Krone was first found in Prussia, where the name was an integral part of the feudal society which would shape modern European history. Many prominent branches of the family would strive to make this name renowned as they contributed to the social, economic and political affairs of the region.

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Krone Spelling Variations


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Krone Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Krohn, Krohfoth, Kronsbein, Kron, Cron, Krohne, Crohn, Krone Kroene and many more.

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Krone Early History


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Krone Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Krone research. Another 221 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1297, 1618, and 1819 are included under the topic Early Krone History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Krone Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Krone Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent bearers of the family name Krone during this time period were J. Cron, who was recorded in Hamburg in 1297. This is a particularly important record as surnames in German states were in...

Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Krone Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Krone Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • C J Krone, aged 42, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1853 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Krone (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Krone (post 1700)



  • William H. Krone, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1884
  • Mary Goode Krone, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940, 1944
  • Linda Krone, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1988
  • Fred Krone (1931-2010), American stuntman
  • Julie Krone (b. 1963), retired American jockey and the first woman inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
  • Heinrich Krone (1895-1989), German Christian-Democratic politician
  • Helmut Krone (1925-1996), German art director considered to be a pioneer of modern advertising
  • Hermann Krone (1827-1916), German photographer, printmaker, teacher and writer

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Bahlow, Hans. Deutschlands geographische Namenwelt Etymologisches Lexikon der Fluss- und Ortsnamen alteuropaischer Herkunft. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1985. Print.
  2. Bahlow, Hans. Mecklenburgisches Namenbüchlein Ein Führer durch Mecklenburgs Familiennamen. Rostock: Carl Hinstorffs Verlag, 1932. Print.
  3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  5. Haverkamp, Alfred. Medieval Germany 1056-1273 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print.
  6. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
  7. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
  8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
  9. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  10. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
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The Krone Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Krone Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 2 August 2016 at 18:35.

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