Kresge Family History

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Kresge Name Meaning

variant of Kreske, from an old personal name formed with Old High German gratag ‘greedy’. variant of Kresse. altered spelling of Grazke, a topographic name, from the Slavic stem grad ‘castle’, ‘town’.

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


Similar surnames: Kresse, Kress, Kresch, Krech, Kruse, Kresta, Klee, Breske, Krengel

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Kresge Family Origin

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Kresge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kresge. The most common Kresge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kresge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kresge family was Keeping House.

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Kresge Historical Records

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Kresge Life Expectancy

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