Kreager Family History

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Kreager Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Krieger or possibly Krüger (see Krueger).

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


Similar surnames: Kreeger, Creager, Kreiger, Kreger, Kryger, Creger, Krieger, Creeger

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Kreager Family Origin

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Kreager Family Occupations

What did your Kreager ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kreager family was Keeps Saloon. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreager. The most common Kreager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Kreager's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Keeps Saloon

    4%

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

Kreager Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kreager Life Expectancy

What is the average Kreager lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kreager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kreager in 1945 was 26, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreager

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kreager 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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