Crissey Family History

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Crissey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Krüsi, a variant of Kruse, or Kriesi, a variant of Kries.

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

Similar surnames: Brissey, Cressey, Creasey, Chisley, Briskey, Chidsey, Chrisley

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Crissey Family Origin

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Crissey Family Occupations

What did your Crissey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crissey. The most common Crissey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Crissey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crissey family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Crissey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Crissey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crissey 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 309 immigration records available for the last name Crissey. 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 Crissey. For the veterans among your Crissey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crissey Life Expectancy

What is the average Crissey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Crissey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Crissey in 1956 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crissey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crissey 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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