Crilley Family History

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Crilley Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Crilly.

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

Similar surnames: Crolley, Grilley, Cilley, Colley, Riley, Hilley, Crowley, Kriley

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Crilley Family Origin

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Crilley Family Occupations

What did your Crilley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Boiler Maker Unemployed & Broker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crilley. The most common Crilley occupation in the UK was Labourer. 12% of Crilley's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Crilley family was Cotton Weaver.

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  • Labourer

  • Boiler Maker Unemployed & Broker

  • Coal Miner

  • Cotton Weaver


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

Crilley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Crilley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crilley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Crilley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Crilley. For the veterans among your Crilley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crilley Life Expectancy

What is the average Crilley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Crilley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Crilley in 1951 was 49, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crilley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crilley 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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