Crenwelge Family History

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Crenwelge Name Meaning

Altered spelling of South German Krenwelge, a metonymic occupational name for a spice dealer, from Middle High German kren ‘horseradish’ + welge ‘roller’, ‘rolling pin’.

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


Similar surnames: Krengel, Grewell, Welge, Brendel, Frenzel, Arenberg, Bendele

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Crenwelge Family Origin

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Crenwelge Family Occupations

What did your Crenwelge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Crenwelge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Crenwelge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crenwelge family was Wagon Maker. Farmer and Farmer In Precinct 2 were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Crenwelge.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farmer In Precinct 2

    17%
  • Wagon Maker

    17%

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Crenwelge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Crenwelge Life Expectancy

What is the average Crenwelge lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Crenwelge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Crenwelge in 1961 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crenwelge

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