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Krengel Name Meaning

German: probably an occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German krengel ‘doughnut’. Dutch: nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle Dutch cringel ‘curl’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Polish kr(e,)giel ‘skittle’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from German Kringel ‘(cake) ring’, either an ornamental name or a metonymic occupational name for a pastrycook.

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


Similar surnames: Engel, Mengel, Ringel, Hengel, Kreisel, Kregel, Kenkel, Krekel

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Krengel Family Origin

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Krengel Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krengel. A less common occupation for the Krengel family was Works In Pistol Shop. The most common Krengel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Krengel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Miner

    17%
  • Works In Pistol Shop

    17%

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Krengel Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Krengel ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Krengel Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Krengel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Krengel in 1956 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

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