Kreutzer Family History

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Kreutzer Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near a cross set up by the roadside or in a marketplace, from Middle High German kriuz(e) ‘cross’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. German: habitational name for someone from a place called Krögis (recorded as Creuz in 1186), or from some other place similarly named. German: in some cases, possibly from Middle High German kriuzære, kriuzer, a term denoting a crusader or Teutonic Knight, an allusion to the symbol of the cross worn on the tunic by such knights. German: possibly also a metonymic occupational name for a coiner, from the same word denoting a small coin marked with the symbol of a cross (in full kriuzerpfenninc). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Kreutzer, the name of the coin (see 4).

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


Similar surnames: Kretzer, Reuter, Kreutz, Kreuter, Krenzer, Kreiter, Putzer, Setzer

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Kreutzer Family Origin

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Kreutzer Family Occupations

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  • Brokers Clerk

    50%
  • Clerk C G & G Stores

    50%

In 1881, the most common Kreutzer occupation in the UK was Brokers Clerk. 50% of Kreutzer's were Brokers Clerks. Brokers Clerk and Clerk C G & G Stores were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kreutzer.

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Kreutzer Life Expectancy

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