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Crowhurst Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Crowhurst. The one in Sussex (Croghyrste in Old English) is named from Old English croh ‘nook’, ‘corner’ + hyrst ‘wooded hill’; the one in Surrey is from Old English crawe ‘crow’ + hyrst ‘wooded hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Broadhurst, Dewhurst, Bathurst, Longhurst, Hurst, Bringhurst

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Crowhurst Family Origin

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Crowhurst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Veterinary Surgeon

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crowhurst. A less common occupation for the Crowhurst family was Veterinary Surgeon. The most common Crowhurst occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Crowhurst's were Farmers.

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Crowhurst Historical Records

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Crowhurst Life Expectancy

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