Creese Family History

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Creese Name Meaning

English: variant of Creasy. There is probably no connection with modern English crease, which is first attested in the 16th century, from earlier crest.

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


Similar surnames: Crees, Cressey, Crewse, Breese, Freese, Treese, Creecy, Crewe, Cressy

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Creese Family Origin

Where is the Creese family from?

Creese Family Occupations

What did your Creese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Creese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Creese's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Caulker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creese. A less common occupation for the Creese family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Caulker

    6%
  • Painter

    6%

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

Creese Historical Records

What Creese family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Creese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Creese

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Creese. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Creese. For the veterans among your Creese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Creese Life Expectancy

What is the average Creese lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Creese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Creese in 1943 was 41, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creese 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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