Crist Name Meaning

English: from Old English Crist, probably applied as a nickname for someone who played the part of Christ in a pageant. North German: from a short form of the personal name Kristen or one of its variants (see Christian). Americanized spelling of North German Krist.

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


Similar surnames: Krist, Crisp, Christ, Crust, Priest, Cross, Cristo, Cripe, Grist

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Crist Family Origin

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Crist Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Cloth Worker

    33%
  • Surgicle Bandage Maker

    33%

In 1881, the most common Crist occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 33% of Crist's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Cloth Worker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Crist. A less common occupation for the Crist family was Surgicle Bandage Maker.

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Crist Historical Records

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Crist Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Crist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1940. The average life expectancy for Crist in 1940 was 90, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crist

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