Creswell Family History

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Creswell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places named Creswell, from Old English cærse ‘(water)cress’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, as for example in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, and Staffordshire.

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


Similar surnames: Carswell, Caswell, Cromwell, Cogswell, Crowell, Cranwell, Fretwell

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Creswell Family Origin

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Creswell Family Occupations

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  • School

    29%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Artist

    6%
  • Black Smith

    6%

In 1881, the most common Creswell occupation in Canada was School. 29% of Creswell's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Creswell family was Black Smith. School, Farmer and Artist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creswell.

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Creswell Life Expectancy

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