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Crossan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCrossen, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Chrosáin ‘son of the satirist’.

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


Similar surnames: Crossen, Crosson, Cross, Crossin, Croghan, Brosnan, Cohan, Closson

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Crossan Family Origin

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Crossan Family Occupations

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  • Scholar

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Clerk

    7%
  • Dressmaker

    7%

In 1881, the most common Crossan occupation in Canada was Scholar. 20% of Crossan's were Scholars. A less common occupation for the Crossan family was Dressmaker. Scholar, Farm Laborer and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crossan.

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Crossan Historical Records

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Crossan Life Expectancy

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