Crye Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kreie or the variant Krei (see Krey).

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


Similar surnames: Cryer, Frye, Pry, Cayer, Coye, Caye, Creel, Crum, Cram, Corte

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Crye Family Origin

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Crye Family Occupations

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  • Builder Employs 6 Men

    10%
  • Farm Labourer

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Joiner

    10%

In 1881, Builder Employs 6 Men, Farm Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crye. The most common Crye occupation in the UK was Builder Employs 6 Men. 10% of Crye's were Builder Employs 6 Mens. A less common occupation for the Crye family was Joiner.

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Crye Historical Records

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Crye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Crye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Crye in 1951 was 24, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crye

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