Creel Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kriel or Krüll, a variant of Kroll 1.

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


Similar surnames: Creal, Freel, Creek, Crye, Cryer, Creer, Cruea, Beel, Breer, Steel

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Creel Family Origin

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Creel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Creel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Creel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Creel family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creel.

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Creel Historical Records

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Creel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Creel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Creel in 1941 was 36, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creel

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