Cress Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kress.

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


Similar surnames: Crews, Criss, Creps, Crass, Crewse, Crays, Gresh, Ress, Treas, Kress

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Cress Family Origin

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Cress Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Tanner

    8%
  • Farmers Son

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cress family was Farmers Son. The most common Cress occupation in Canada was Farmer. 64% of Cress's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Tanner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cress.

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Cress Historical Records

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Cress Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Cress life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Cress in 1945 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cress

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