Kresch Family History

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Kresch Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained; perhaps an altered form of Krat(z)sch, a habitational name from Kratschütz, recorded in 1378 as Kracz. German: from a personal name cognate with Old High German gratag ‘greedy’.German: from the Czech personal name Krec (Kretsch).

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

Similar surnames: Krech, Kirsch, Frisch, Krisch, Pesch, Reisch, Krosch, Kapsch, Grech

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Kresch Family Origin

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Kresch Family Occupations

What did your Kresch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver was the top reported job for people in the US named Kresch. 25% of Kresch men worked as a Truck Driver

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Truck Driver
  • Proprietor
  • Machinist
  • Lawyer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kresch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 761 census records available for the last name Kresch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kresch 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 431 immigration records available for the last name Kresch. 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 81 military records available for the last name Kresch. For the veterans among your Kresch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kresch Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Kresch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kresch in 1966 was 74, and 97 in 2004.

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