Cruikshank Family History

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Cruikshank Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Cruickshank.

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


Similar surnames: Crookshank, Cruickshank, Crookshanks, Crissman, Cressman, Roshak

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Cruikshank Family Origin

Where is the Cruikshank family from?

Cruikshank Family Occupations

What did your Cruikshank ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cruikshank occupation in Canada was Farmer. 49% of Cruikshank's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cruikshank. A less common occupation for the Cruikshank family was School Teacher.

View Census data for Cruikshank | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    49%
  • Going To School

    14%
  • School

    14%
  • School Teacher

    5%

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

Cruikshank Historical Records

What Cruikshank family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Cruikshank Life Expectancy

What is the average Cruikshank lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Cruikshank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cruikshank in 1950 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cruikshank

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cruikshank 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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