Crouse Family History

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Crouse Name Meaning

English: variant of Cruse. Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kraus.

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


Similar surnames: Prouse, Cruse, Couse, Rouse, Crouser, Clouse, Krouse, Crewse, Crosse

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Crouse Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Crouse name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Crouse. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    50%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    12%

  • France

    3%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

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Crouse Family Origin

Where is the Crouse family from?

Crouse Family Occupations

What did your Crouse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Crouse occupation in Canada was Farmer. 54% of Crouse's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crouse. A less common occupation for the Crouse family was Labourer.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Servant

    6%
  • Son

    6%
  • Labourer

    5%

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

Crouse Historical Records

What Crouse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 66,000 census records available for the last name Crouse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crouse 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Crouse. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Crouse. For the veterans among your Crouse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crouse Life Expectancy

What is the average Crouse lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Crouse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Crouse in 1940 was 28, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crouse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crouse 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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