Kretlow Family History

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Kretlow Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name from Kartlow, the name of two places in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Zietlow, Strehlow, Ireton, Bredow, Kellow, Buelow, Kozlow, Kretzer

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Kretlow Family Origin

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Kretlow Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    25%
  • Cegarmkr

    13%
  • Cheese Maker

    13%
  • Day Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kretlow family was Day Laborer. The most common Kretlow occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 25% of Kretlow's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Cegarmkr and Cheese Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kretlow.

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Kretlow Historical Records

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Kretlow Life Expectancy

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