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Kreiser Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place named Kreisau. German: occupational name for a forest warden or a guard protecting crops from birds and thieves, from an agent derivative of kreisen ‘to circulate’, ‘to go round’. German (in Tyrol): habitational name for someone from St. Quirinus. Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin; perhaps a derivative of Kreis.

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


Similar surnames: Reiser, Kreiner, Preiser, Kreiter, Peiser, Kreisel, Kreisler, Meiser

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Kreiser Family Origin

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Kreiser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Works At Charcoal Burning

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Kreiser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Kreiser's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kreiser. A less common occupation for the Kreiser family was Works At Charcoal Burning.

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