Creger Family History

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Creger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Krieger, or of its Dutch cognate Krijger. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Krüger (see Krueger).

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

Similar surnames: Cregger, Creager, Creeger, Criger, Crager, Kreger, Kriger, Cregar

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Creger Family Origin

Where is the Creger family from?

Creger Family Occupations

What did your Creger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creger. A less common occupation for the Creger family was Works On Farm. The most common Creger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Creger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Works On Farm


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

Creger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Creger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creger 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 183 immigration records available for the last name Creger. 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 Creger. For the veterans among your Creger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Creger Life Expectancy

What is the average Creger lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Creger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Creger in 1945 was 21, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creger 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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