Crite Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of South German Kreit(h), a topographic name from Middle High German geriute ‘land cleared for farming’, or of North German Kreite, a nickname for a quarrelsome person, from Middle Low German kreit ‘strife’.

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


Similar surnames: Cripe, Prime, Kritz, Crile, Crites, Tritz, Tritt, Price, Britz, Rike

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Crite Family Origin

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Crite Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Painter

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Crite family was Painter. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crite. The most common Crite occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Crite's were Farmers.

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Crite Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Crite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Crite in 1959 was 65, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crite

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