Crouch Family History

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Crouch Name Meaning

English: from Middle English crouch, Old English cruc ‘cross’ (a word that was replaced in Middle English by the word cross, from Old Norse kross), applied either as a topographic name for someone who lived by a cross or possibly as a nickname for someone who had carried a cross in a pageant or procession. Dutch: from Middle Dutch croech ‘jug’, ‘pitcher’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a potter.

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

Similar surnames: Couch, Croce, Roach, Clough, Croucher, Rush, Grosch, Crock, Crocco

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Crouch Family Origin

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Crouch Family Occupations

What did your Crouch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Crouch. 7% of Crouch men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Crouch women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Crouch were Farmworker and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Gardener
  • Bricklayer
  • Farmworker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Crouch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 202,000 census records available for the last name Crouch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crouch 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 Crouch. 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 27,000 military records available for the last name Crouch. For the veterans among your Crouch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crouch Life Expectancy

What is the average Crouch lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Crouch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Crouch in 1943 was 22, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crouch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crouch 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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