Cressey Family History

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Cressey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cressy or possibly of Creasy. Probably also an altered spelling of German Kresse or Kresser.

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


Similar surnames: Creasey, Crissey, Brissey, Creaser, Cressy, Creasy, Crewse, Dresser

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Cressey Family Origin

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Cressey Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cressey family was Bricklayer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cressey. The most common Cressey occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Cressey's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Cressey Historical Records

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Cressey Life Expectancy

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