Kreisberg Family History

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Kreisberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Kreisberg (now Hafka) in Slovakia or, in the case of the German name, a topographic name from a field name in Uelzen, Lower Saxony. In many cases the Jewish name may simply be ornamental, from German Kreis ‘circle’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Reisberg, Kleinberg, Kreiser, Risberg, Weinberg, Heiberg, Kronberg

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Kreisberg Family Origin

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Kreisberg Family Occupations

What did your Kreisberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Kreisberg occupation in the UK was Book Finisher. 100% of Kreisberg's were Book Finishers.

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  • Book Finisher


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kreisberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kreisberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 928 census records available for the last name Kreisberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kreisberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 441 immigration records available for the last name Kreisberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 143 military records available for the last name Kreisberg. For the veterans among your Kreisberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kreisberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Kreisberg lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Kreisberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kreisberg in 1965 was 79, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kreisberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kreisberg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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