Cruzan Family History

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Cruzan Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Dutch Cruyssen (see Crusan).

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


Similar surnames: Kruzan, Cruzen, Crusan, Cruson, Cruea, Duzan, Truman, Crump, Rotan

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Cruzan Family Origin

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Cruzan Family Occupations

What did your Cruzan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cruzan family was Broom Maker. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cruzan. The most common Cruzan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Cruzan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    19%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Broom Maker

    4%

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

Cruzan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cruzan Life Expectancy

What is the average Cruzan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cruzan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Cruzan in 1956 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cruzan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cruzan 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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