Crea Name Meaning

Italian: from the southern dialect word crea ‘flesh’ (from Greek kreas), presumably applied as a nickname for a fat man. Possibly a reduced form of Scottish McCrea, an Ayrshire variant of McCrae (see McRae).

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


Similar surnames: Corea, Cree, Rea, Mcrea, Creal, Crean, Drea, Creed, Crear, Dea

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Crea Family Origin

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Crea Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    14%
  • Bankers Clerk

    14%
  • Coal Agent

    14%
  • Inspector Of Police

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Crea family was Inspector Of Police. The most common Crea occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 14% of Crea's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Bankers Clerk and Coal Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crea.

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Crea Historical Records

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Crea Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Crea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Crea in 1946 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crea

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