Croes Name Meaning

from Middle Dutch croes(e) ‘crock’, ‘beaker’; hence a metonymic occupational name for a potter or seller of pottery. nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle Dutch croes ‘curly’. topographic name from Dutch kruis ‘cross’.

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


Similar surnames: Kroes, Cross, Roes, Kries, Croce, Fries, Tross, Cordes, Hoes, Crose

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Croes Family Origin

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Croes Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Croes occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 100% of Croes's were Blacksmiths.

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Croes Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, Croes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Croes in 1963 was 75, and 85 in 2003.

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