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