Krech Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place called Graicha, near Altenburg in Thuringia. The Middle German form Krech derives from Kraichen, the old spelling of Graichen. German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of jugs and pitchers or a nickname for a heavy drinker, from a variant (plural in form) of Krug. Czech: nickname from German Krähe ‘crow’.

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


Similar surnames: Rech, Kresch, Pech, Krick, Krock, Kruck, Kirsch, Frech, Krach, Koeth

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Krech Family Origin

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Krech Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%
  • Clerk

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krech family was Clerk. Farmer, Butcher and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krech. The most common Krech occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Krech's were Farmers.

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Krech Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Krech life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Krech in 1960 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krech

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