Cresci Family History

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Cresci Name Meaning

Italian: of uncertain origin, possibly from a short form of the medieval personal name Crescimbene, an omen name bestowed in the hope that the recipient will flourish (literally ‘grow well’). Alternatively, it may be a variant of Cresi, which Caracausi links with Clesi, an Albanian family name.

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

Similar surnames: Crespi, Crisci, Cressy, Kresch, Creech, Lenci, Cenci, Fresco, Risi

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Cresci Family Origin

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Cresci Family Occupations

What did your Cresci ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cresci. 13% of Cresci men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Cresci women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cresci were Fisherman and Music Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Bartender
  • Clerk
  • Fisherman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Bookkeeper
  • Folder
  • Music Teacher

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

Cresci Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cresci. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cresci 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 958 immigration records available for the last name Cresci. 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 Card

There are 489 military records available for the last name Cresci. For the veterans among your Cresci ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cresci Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Cresci life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cresci in 1952 was 36, and 85 in 2004.

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