Kreitzer Family History

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Kreitzer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kreutzer.

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


Similar surnames: Kritzer, Kretzer, Kreiter, Kreitner, Kreutzer, Kreitler, Kreidler

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Kreitzer Family Origin

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Kreitzer Family Occupations

What did your Kreitzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreitzer. A less common occupation for the Kreitzer family was Carpenter. The most common Kreitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kreitzer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Kreitzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kreitzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Kreitzer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kreitzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kreitzer in 1957 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreitzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kreitzer 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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