Creviston Family History

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Creviston Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Gravenstein, a habitational name from northwestern Germany, from Middle Low German grave ‘governor’ + stein ‘rock’, ‘castle’.

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


Similar surnames: Creighton, Wriston, Trevisan, Kriston, Cumpston, Whiston, Crookston

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Creviston Family Origin

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Creviston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Creviston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Creviston's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creviston. A less common occupation for the Creviston family was Carpenter.

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Creviston Historical Records

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Creviston Life Expectancy

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