Kreiling Family History

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Kreiling Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Greuling, a nickname for a man with gray hair, a gray beard, or a gray robe (i.e. a monk), from a derivative of Middle High German gra ‘gray’.

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


Similar surnames: Kreyling, Freiling, Dreiling, Riling, Kiesling, Keeling, Geiling

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Kreiling Family Origin

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Kreiling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Butcher

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreiling. A less common occupation for the Kreiling family was Grocer. The most common Kreiling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kreiling's were Farmers.

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Kreiling Life Expectancy

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