Kresl Family History

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Kresl Name Meaning

Respelling of German Kressl, from a pet form of Kress.

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


Similar surnames: Kress, Kiehl, Dresel, Dress, Korell, Keel, Kreul, Kriesel, Kriss

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Kresl Family Origin

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Kresl Family Occupations

What did your Kresl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kresl occupation in the USA was Farming. 100% of Kresl's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    100%

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

Kresl Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kresl Life Expectancy

What is the average Kresl lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kresl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kresl in 1948 was 49, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kresl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kresl 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.

Famous Kresl Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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