Crocker Family History

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Crocker Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of the various places in Normandy, France, called Crèvecoeur (‘heartbreak’), from Old French creve(r) ‘to break or destroy’, ‘to die’ + ceur ‘heart’, a reference to the infertility and unproductiveness of the land. English: occupational name for a potter, Middle English crockere, an agent derivative of Middle English crock ‘pot’ (Old English croc(ca)). Americanized spelling of German Krocker.

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


Similar surnames: Cocker, Rocker, Crooker, Crock, Locker, Fricker, Cromer, Crackel

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Crocker Family Origin

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Crocker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Student

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Student and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crocker. The most common Crocker occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Crocker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crocker family was Laborer.

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Crocker Historical Records

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Crocker Life Expectancy

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