Crosthwaite Family History

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Crosthwaite Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places in northwestern England named from Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + þveit ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Braithwaite, Garthwaite, Goldthwaite, Thwaites, Cowperthwaite

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Crosthwaite Family Origin

Where is the Crosthwaite family from?

Crosthwaite Family Occupations

What did your Crosthwaite ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Crosthwaite family was Cab Driver. Farmer, Dressmaker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crosthwaite. The most common Crosthwaite occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Crosthwaite's were Farmers.

View Census data for Crosthwaite | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    11%
  • Dressmaker

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Cab Driver

    2%

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

Crosthwaite Historical Records

What Crosthwaite family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Crosthwaite. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crosthwaite 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Crosthwaite. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Crosthwaite. For the veterans among your Crosthwaite ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crosthwaite Life Expectancy

What is the average Crosthwaite lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Crosthwaite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Crosthwaite in 1955 was 64, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crosthwaite

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crosthwaite 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.

Famous Crosthwaite Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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