Crookston Family History

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Crookston Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name, according to Black, from a place in Renfrewshire, which was named as the estate of one Robert Croc. There are other places, in the Border and Lothian regions of Scotland, with this name, from which the surname could have arisen.

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

Similar surnames: Cookston, Rolston, Croston, Croxton, Royston, Crofton, Cranston

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Crookston Family Origin

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Crookston Family Occupations

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

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Coal Miner


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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Crookston family was Coal Miner. The most common Crookston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Crookston's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crookston.

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Crookston Historical Records

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Crookston Life Expectancy

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