Cree Family History

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Cree Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McCree (see McRae).

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

Similar surnames: Crea, Mcree, Clee, Creed, Croy, Nee, Mcrea, Acree, Bree, Mcnee

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Cree Family Origin

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Cree Family Occupations

What did your Cree ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cree occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Cree's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Cree family was Agricultural Labourer. Coal Miner, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cree.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Cree Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Cree. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cree 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Cree. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Cree. For the veterans among your Cree ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cree Life Expectancy

What is the average Cree lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Cree life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Cree in 1942 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cree

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cree 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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