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Kreiss Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kreis.

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


Similar surnames: Preiss, Kreis, Reiss, Kleiss, Krise, Krauss, Reis, Heiss, Kriss

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Kreiss Family Origin

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Kreiss Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Works In Mine

    13%
  • Baker

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kreiss family was Baker. Laborer, Farmer and Works In Mine were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreiss. The most common Kreiss occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Kreiss's were Laborers.

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Kreiss Historical Records

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Kreiss Life Expectancy

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