Kriegel Family History

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Kriegel Name Meaning

South German: from a diminutive of Krieg 2. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a potter, from Yiddish krigl ‘small jug’. Compare Krug 1.

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


Similar surnames: Krieger, Riegel, Krengel, Ziegel, Spiegel, Fiegel, Krieg, Briegel

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Kriegel Family Origin

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Kriegel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Baker

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • No Ocupation

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kriegel. The most common Kriegel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kriegel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kriegel family was No Ocupation.

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Kriegel Historical Records

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Kriegel Life Expectancy

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