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Kreischer Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place called Kreische, Kreischa, or Kreischau in Saxony. nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German krischen ‘to shriek or cry’ or a metonymic occupational name for a torturer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kreischen ‘to make someone shriek (in pain)’.

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


Similar surnames: Keicher, Kreiser, Kerscher, Reiser, Drescher, Reicher, Streicher

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Kreischer Family Origin

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Kreischer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Fire Brick Manufac.

    11%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Carver

    5%

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In 1880, farmer, Fire Brick Manufac. and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreischer. The most common Kreischer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kreischer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kreischer family was Carver.

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Kreischer Historical Records

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Kreischer Life Expectancy

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