Credle Family History

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Credle Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kredel or Gredel, variants of Greth.

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


Similar surnames: Crile, Creel, Freedle, Erdle, Cordle, Cragle, Crable, Cralle, Cadle

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Credle Family Origin

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Credle Family Occupations

What did your Credle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Credle. A less common occupation for the Credle family was Works On Farm. The most common Credle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Credle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Labor

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

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

Credle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Credle Life Expectancy

What is the average Credle lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Credle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Credle in 1956 was 59, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Credle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Credle 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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