Crompton Family History

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Crompton Name Meaning

English: variant of Crumpton.

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

Similar surnames: Crampton, Cramton, Crumpton, Compton, Cumpton, Crayton, Roston

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Crompton Family Origin

Where is the Crompton family from?

Crompton Family Occupations

What did your Crompton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Crompton family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Cotton Weaver and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crompton. The most common Crompton occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Crompton's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Cotton Weaver

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


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

Crompton Historical Records

What Crompton family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 76,000 census records available for the last name Crompton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crompton 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Crompton. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Crompton. For the veterans among your Crompton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crompton Life Expectancy

What is the average Crompton lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Crompton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Crompton in 1944 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crompton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crompton 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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