Credo Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Credo Family Origin

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Credo Family Occupations

What did your Credo ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeps House

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1880, the most common Credo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Credo's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Credo family was Servant. Farmer, Keeps House and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Credo.

Source: Census data for Credo | Data not to scale

Credo Historical Records

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Credo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Credo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Credo in 1965 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Credo

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