Kreiger Family History

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Kreiger Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Kreger. German: Americanized spelling of Krieger.

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

Similar surnames: Kriger, Kreager, Kreeger, Kreger, Kreiner, Kreiter, Kreuger, Reiger

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Kreiger Family Origin

Where is the Kreiger family from?

Kreiger Family Occupations

What did your Kreiger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kreiger family was Carpenter. The most common Kreiger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Kreiger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreiger.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Kreiger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Kreiger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kreiger 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kreiger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Kreiger. For the veterans among your Kreiger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kreiger Life Expectancy

What is the average Kreiger lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kreiger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kreiger in 1953 was 36, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreiger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kreiger 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.

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