Cressman Family History

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Cressman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kressmann, a variant of Kress.

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


Similar surnames: Crissman, Dressman, Creasman, Crossman, Reesman, Rossman, Protsman

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Cressman Family Origin

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Cressman Family Occupations

What did your Cressman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cressman. A less common occupation for the Cressman family was Carriage Maker. The most common Cressman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 66% of Cressman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Servant

    9%
  • Student

    9%
  • Carriage Maker

    3%

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

Cressman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cressman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cressman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cressman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cressman. For the veterans among your Cressman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cressman Life Expectancy

What is the average Cressman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cressman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Cressman in 1956 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cressman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cressman 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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