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Kretchman Family History

Kretchman Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Kretschmann, a partly Germanized form of Kretschmer.

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

6,615 Historical Documents with Kretchman on Ancestry.com
1,216 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
259 Military Records
275 Immigration Records
2,041 Census and Voter Lists
2,824 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kretchman Families

  • Number of Kretchman families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kretchman families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kretchman last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kretchman census records

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Kretchman Family Origin

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Kretchman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kretchman

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Kretchman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kretchman census records

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Kretchman Civil War Service Records

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