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Crossland Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in the parish of Almondbury, West Yorkshire, named Crosland, from Old English cros ‘cross’ + land ‘newly cultivated land’.

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


Similar surnames: Roseland, Crossley, Crossman, Copeland, Rowland, Osland, Rohland

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Crossland Family Origin

Where is the Crossland family from?

Crossland Family Occupations

What did your Crossland ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, School, Station Master and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crossland. The most common Crossland occupation in Canada was School. 21% of Crossland's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Crossland family was Farmer Son.

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  • School

    21%
  • Station Master

    14%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Farmer Son

    7%

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

Crossland Historical Records

What Crossland family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Crossland Life Expectancy

What is the average Crossland lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Crossland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Crossland in 1957 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crossland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crossland 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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