Croissant Family History

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Croissant Name Meaning

French: from croissant ‘growing’, present participle of croître ‘to grow’, hence a nickname for a fast-growing young man.

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


Similar surnames: Constant, Poissant, Rosman, Crossman, Rossmann, Grossmann, Crossno

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Croissant Family Origin

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Croissant Family Occupations

What did your Croissant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Croissant occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 10% of Croissant's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Brewer and Clerk In Post Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croissant. A less common occupation for the Croissant family was Farmer.

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  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Brewer

    10%
  • Clerk In Post Office

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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

Croissant Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Croissant Life Expectancy

What is the average Croissant lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Croissant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Croissant in 1961 was 67, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Croissant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Croissant 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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