Kremen Family History

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Kremen Name Meaning

Czech (Kremen) and Slovak Kremen: nickname for a hard man, from Czech kremen ‘quartz’, ‘flint’, of proverbial hardness. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name or metonymic occupational name from Ukrainian kremin ‘pebble’, ‘flint’ (Russian kremen).

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

Similar surnames: Kremin, Green, Kren, Regen, Krzemien, Remes, Kremer, Breden, Cremin

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Kremen Family Origin

Where is the Kremen family from?

Kremen Family Occupations

What did your Kremen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kremen occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Kremen's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Kremen family was Trunk Maker. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kremen.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Trunk Maker


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

Kremen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kremen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kremen 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 541 immigration records available for the last name Kremen. 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 277 military records available for the last name Kremen. For the veterans among your Kremen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kremen Life Expectancy

What is the average Kremen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Kremen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Kremen in 1963 was 78, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kremen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kremen 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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