Kreighbaum Family History

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Kreighbaum Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kriechbaum (see Krichbaum).

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


Similar surnames: Krigbaum, Reighard, Welbaum, Krichbaum, Kreiger, Kreisher, Reichart

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Kreighbaum Family Origin

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Kreighbaum Family Occupations

What did your Kreighbaum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreighbaum. A less common occupation for the Kreighbaum family was Dairy Man. The most common Kreighbaum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Kreighbaum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Dairy Man

    4%

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

Kreighbaum Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kreighbaum Life Expectancy

What is the average Kreighbaum lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kreighbaum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Kreighbaum in 1959 was 22, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreighbaum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kreighbaum 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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