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Crites Family History

Crites Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Kreutz.

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

243,004 Historical Documents with Crites on Ancestry
37,760 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,055 Military Records
1,192 Immigration Records
22,161 Census and Voter Lists
176,836 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Crites Families

  • Number of Crites families
     70 - 137
     24 - 69
     1 - 23
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Crites families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Crites last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Crites census records

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Crites Family Origin

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Crites Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Crites

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Crites Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Crites census records

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Crites Civil War Service Records

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