Croskey Family History

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Croskey Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of McCroskey. Compare Irish Cosgrove.

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

Similar surnames: Coskey, Mccroskey, Conkey, Crossen, Mccoskey, Crosby, Caskey, Crowley

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Croskey Family Origin

Where is the Croskey family from?

Croskey Family Occupations

What did your Croskey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Croskey family was Master Mariner. The most common Croskey occupation in the UK was Brassfounder. 20% of Croskey's were Brassfounders. Brassfounder, Charwoman and General Practitioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croskey.

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  • Brassfounder

  • Charwoman

  • General Practitioner

  • Master Mariner


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

Croskey Historical Records

What Croskey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Croskey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Croskey 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 285 immigration records available for the last name Croskey. 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 736 military records available for the last name Croskey. For the veterans among your Croskey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Croskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Croskey lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Croskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Croskey in 1948 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Croskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Croskey 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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