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Kreitz Name Meaning

variant of Kreutz. habitational name for someone from a place called Kreitz near Neuss on the Rhine.

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


Similar surnames: Reitz, Kritz, Kreutz, Krenz, Pritz, Beitz, Fleitz, Gretz, Zeitz

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Kreitz Family Origin

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Kreitz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Plasterer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kreitz family was Plasterer. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreitz. The most common Kreitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Kreitz's were Farmers.

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Kreitz Historical Records

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Kreitz Life Expectancy

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