Kristal Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Kristal Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic), Czech (Kristál), and Hungarian (Kristály): ornamental name from German Kristall ‘crystal’. Czech and Hungarian: possibly also from a personal name, an adjectival derivative of Christos ‘Christ’.

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

Similar surnames: Kriston, Kristan, Kresta, Krizman, Keitel, Kristof, Kissel, Knittel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Kristal Family Origin

Where is the Kristal family from?

Kristal Family Occupations

What did your Kristal ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kristal. 20% of Kristal men worked as a Salesman

View Census data for Kristal | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Meat Cutter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kristal Historical Records

What Kristal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 851 census records available for the last name Kristal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kristal census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Kristal

Passenger List

There are 921 immigration records available for the last name Kristal. 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.

View all Kristal immigration records

Draft Card

There are 246 military records available for the last name Kristal. For the veterans among your Kristal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Kristal military records

You've only scratched the surface of Kristal family history.

Kristal Life Expectancy

What is the average Kristal lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Kristal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kristal in 1961 was 57, and 90 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kristal

Famous Kristal Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name