Cruce Family History

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Cruce Name Meaning

Spanish and Galician: topographic name from cruce ‘crossroads’, or a habitational name from Cruce in Ourense province, Galicia.

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


Similar surnames: Croce, Bruce, Cruse, Brue, Cripe, Grube, Kruck, Bruck, Irace, Luce

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Cruce Family Origin

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Cruce Family Occupations

What did your Cruce ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cruce occupation in Canada was Forgeron. 100% of Cruce's were Forgerons.

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  • Forgeron

    100%

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

Cruce Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cruce Life Expectancy

What is the average Cruce lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Cruce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Cruce in 1955 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cruce

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cruce 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.

Famous Cruce Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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