Crosse Family History

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Crosse Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Cross.

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

Similar surnames: Cross, Crouse, Crosser, Crase, Crosier, Rossen, Crewse, Close

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Crosse Family Origin

Where is the Crosse family from?

Crosse Family Occupations

What did your Crosse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Crosse occupation in the UK was Schoolmistress. 4% of Crosse's were Schoolmistresss. Schoolmistress, Solicitor and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crosse. A less common occupation for the Crosse family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Schoolmistress

  • Solicitor

  • Ag Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Crosse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Crosse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crosse 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Crosse. 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 Crosse. For the veterans among your Crosse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crosse Life Expectancy

What is the average Crosse lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Crosse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Crosse in 1965 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crosse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crosse 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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