Kreke Name Meaning

North German: nickname or metonymic occupational name for a grower of soft fruits, from Low German Kreke ‘plum’. Dutch: topographic name from Dutch kreek ‘creek’, ‘bay’.

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


Similar surnames: Krekel, Koke, Krenke, Remke, Brede, Klee, Wrede, Kreul, Kreft, Reker

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Kreke Family Origin

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Kreke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    30%
  • Keeps House

    10%
  • Plasterer

    10%

In 1880, the most common Kreke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kreke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kreke family was Plasterer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreke.

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Kreke Historical Records

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Kreke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Kreke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kreke in 1958 was 56, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreke

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