Krul History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The name is derived from the Middle high German word "krol," meaning "curly."
Early Origins of the Krul family
The surname Krul was first found in Prussia where the family made a considerable contribution to the feudal society which shaped modern Europe. The family branched into several houses, all of which played an important role in the local political conflicts which forged the nation.
Important Dates for the Krul family
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Krul Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Krol, Krolls, Krols, Croll, Krole and others.
Early Notables of the Krul family (pre 1700)
Prominent bearers of the family name Krul during this time period were Oswald Croll or Crollius (c. 1563-1609) German alchemist, and professor of medicine at the...
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Migration of the Krul family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christoph Kroll, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1729. Johan Kroll, who came to America in 1850; Josef Kroll, who arrived in New York city in 1893; and Peter Kroll who settled in Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania in 1734..
Contemporary Notables of the name Krul (post 1700)
- Raymond J. Krul, American Republican politician, Candidate for Maryland State Senate District 13-F, 1970; Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1972 
- Leonard Krul, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State Senate 6th District, 1974 
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