Christal Family History

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Christal Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Chrystal. Americanized spelling of German Christel or of Kristal.

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

Similar surnames: Chrystal, Christl, Christel, Christy, Christle, Chrisley, Chrisler

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Christal Family Origin

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Christal Family Occupations

What did your Christal ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Boiler Builder 8 Men 5 Boys, Boilersmith and Colliery Engine Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christal. A less common occupation for the Christal family was Cooper. The most common Christal occupation in the UK was Boiler Builder 8 Men 5 Boys. 13% of Christal's were Boiler Builder 8 Men 5 Boyss.

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  • Boiler Builder 8 Men 5 Boys

  • Boilersmith

  • Colliery Engine Driver

  • Cooper


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Christal ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Christal Historical Records

What Christal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Christal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Christal 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 660 immigration records available for the last name Christal. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 468 military records available for the last name Christal. For the veterans among your Christal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Christal Life Expectancy

What is the average Christal lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Christal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Christal in 1964 was 78, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christal ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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