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Creech Family History

Creech Name Meaning
English: possibly a topographic name from Middle English crich(e) ‘creek’, but more likely a habitational name from Creech St. Michael in Somerset or East Creech in Dorset, both named with a Celtic element cr{u:_}g ‘mound’, ‘hill’. RW, DM.Scottish: habitational name from Creich in Fife.Possibly an Americanized spelling of the German names mentioned at Creach 2.

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

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74,238 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10,355 Military Records
1,241 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Creech Families

  • Number of Creech families
     123 - 243
     42 - 122
     1 - 41
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Creech families
     38 - 74
     13 - 37
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Creech families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Creech Family Origin

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Creech Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Creech

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Creech Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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