Kreller Family History

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Kreller Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German krellen ‘to scratch’, ‘to scrape’, hence probably a nickname for an unfriendly person.

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


Similar surnames: Kneller, Preller, Keller, Kegler, Kuebler, Speller, Feller, Beller

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Kreller Family Origin

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Kreller Family Occupations

What did your Kreller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Box Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreller. A less common occupation for the Kreller family was Cooper. The most common Kreller occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Kreller's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Box Maker

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%

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

Kreller Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kreller Life Expectancy

What is the average Kreller lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kreller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kreller in 1963 was 76, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kreller 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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