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Creasy Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English crease ‘fine’, ‘elegant’ (Old English creas). Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kriese, Griese, Krieser, or Grieser, or of Swiss German Krüsi, a variant of Kraus.

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

Similar surnames: Creasey, Creaser, Crass, Creach, Creacy, Preast, Creese, Crewse

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Where is the Creasy family from?

You can see how Creasy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Creasy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Creasy families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 9 Creasy families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 32% of all the recorded Creasy's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Creasy families in 1911.
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What did your Creasy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Creasy. 67% of Creasy men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
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Census Records

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Creasy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creasy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Creasy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Creasy. For the veterans among your Creasy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Creasy lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Creasy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Creasy in 1954 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

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