Krenzer Family History

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Krenzer Name Meaning

topographic name for someone living near a border, or habitational name for someone from any of various place called Kreinitz, Krenitz, or Krensitz (see Krenz). probably from Middle High German grans ‘beak’, ‘muzzle’, hence a nickname for someone with a protruding mouth or a topographic name for someone who lived by a beak-shaped plot of land.

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

Similar surnames: Kretzer, Kroner, Kreutzer, Krenz, Krengel, Retzer, Kreider, Koelzer

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Krenzer Family Origin

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Krenzer Family Occupations

What did your Krenzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Krenzer occupation in the USA was Butcher. 20% of Krenzer's were Butchers. Butcher, Grocer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krenzer. A less common occupation for the Krenzer family was Work In Saw Mill.

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  • Butcher

  • Grocer

  • Laborer

  • Work In Saw Mill


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Krenzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Krenzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krenzer 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 723 immigration records available for the last name Krenzer. 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 Krenzer. For the veterans among your Krenzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krenzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Krenzer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Krenzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Krenzer in 1954 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krenzer

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