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Chrusciel Name Meaning

Polish (Chruściel): nickname from chruściel ‘corncrake’ a bird with speckled plumage and reddish wings inhabiting fields and meadows. The Polish word is ultimately derived from Slavic chrust- ‘to rustle’ and so is cognate with Russian khrushch ‘cockchafer’.

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


Similar surnames: Chmiel, Chausse, Huscher, Chaussee, Chrismer, Heusel, Council

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Where is the Chrusciel family from?

You can see how Chrusciel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Chrusciel family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 4 Chrusciel families living in Illinois. This was about 17% of all the recorded Chrusciel's in USA. Illinois and 2 other states had the highest population of Chrusciel families in 1920.
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What did your Chrusciel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Chrusciel. 23% of Chrusciel men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Chrusciel women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chrusciel were Operator and Maid. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Truck Driver
    12%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Operator
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Housework
    20%
  • Seamstress
    14%
  • Maid
    14%
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Census Records

There are 751 census records available for the last name Chrusciel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chrusciel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 400 immigration records available for the last name Chrusciel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 422 military records available for the last name Chrusciel. For the veterans among your Chrusciel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Chrusciel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Chrusciel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Chrusciel in 1957 was 60, and 90 in 2004.

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