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Kreischer Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place called Kreische, Kreischa, or Kreischau in Saxony. nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German krischen ‘to shriek or cry’ or a metonymic occupational name for a torturer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kreischen ‘to make someone shriek (in pain)’.

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


Similar surnames: Keicher, Kreiser, Kerscher, Reiser, Drescher, Reicher, Streicher

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Kreischer Family Origin

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Kreischer Family Occupations

What did your Kreischer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kreischer family was Carver. Farmer, Fire Brick Manufac. and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreischer. The most common Kreischer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kreischer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Fire Brick Manufac.

    11%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Carver

    5%

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Kreischer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Kreischer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Kreischer Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Kreischer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kreischer in 1949 was 40, and 60 in 2004.

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