Crooker Family History

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Crooker Name Meaning

English: from a noun derivative of Old Norse krókr ‘hook’, ‘bend’, applied as an occupational name or a topographic or habitational name (see Crook 2).

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

Similar surnames: Crocker, Crook, Rocker, Cocker, Brooker, Cropper, Hooker, Booker

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Crooker Family Origin

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Crooker Family Occupations

What did your Crooker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Crooker occupation in the UK was Cellarman In Ale Shop. 7% of Crooker's were Cellarman In Ale Shops. Cellarman In Ale Shop, Coal Miner and Cutler & Scale Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crooker. A less common occupation for the Crooker family was Engine Fitter.

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  • Cellarman In Ale Shop

  • Coal Miner

  • Cutler & Scale Cutter

  • Engine Fitter


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

Crooker Historical Records

What Crooker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Crooker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crooker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Crooker

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Crooker. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Crooker. For the veterans among your Crooker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crooker Life Expectancy

What is the average Crooker lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Crooker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Crooker in 1955 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crooker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crooker 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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