Cruise Family History

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Cruise Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cruse. Americanized spelling of German and Danish Kruse.

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

Similar surnames: Cruse, Crewse, Crouse, Cripe, Couse, Kruse, Crise, Crisp, Crist

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Cruise Family Origin

Where is the Cruise family from?

Cruise Family Occupations

What did your Cruise ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cruise occupation in the UK was Farm Laborer. 6% of Cruise's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Cruise family was ((House Keeper)). Farm Laborer, Labourer and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cruise.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Labourer

  • Charwoman

  • ((House Keeper))


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

Cruise Historical Records

What Cruise family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Cruise. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cruise 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Cruise. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Cruise. For the veterans among your Cruise ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cruise Life Expectancy

What is the average Cruise lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Cruise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cruise in 1941 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cruise

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cruise 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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