Krekel Family History

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Krekel Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Aachen. German: nickname for a cantankerous person, from Low German kräkeln ‘to quarrel’. Dutch: nickname for someone thought to resemble a cricket, from Middle Dutch crekel, criekel ‘cricket’.

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


Similar surnames: Kreke, Kregel, Kunkel, Krengel, Kreisel, Brakel, Redel, Kiesel, Kegel

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Krekel Family Origin

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Krekel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Boot Maker

    7%
  • Brakeman On R.R.

    7%
  • Cooper

    7%

In 1880, the most common Krekel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Krekel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krekel family was Cooper. Farmer, Boot Maker and Brakeman On R.R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krekel.

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Krekel Historical Records

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Krekel Life Expectancy

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