Crigler Family History

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Crigler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kriegler, a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kriegen ‘to quarrel’, ‘to dispute’, or an occupational name for an innkeeper or potter, a variant of Krüger (see Krueger).

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


Similar surnames: Crisler, Ridler, Kriegler, Daigler, Sigler, Ringler, Gigler, Pregler

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Crigler Family Origin

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Crigler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crigler. A less common occupation for the Crigler family was Carpenter. The most common Crigler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Crigler's were Farmers.

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Crigler Historical Records

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Crigler Life Expectancy

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