Cresap Family History

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Cresap Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Cressy, Reap, Cresto, Caesar, Creal, Crisan, Crest, Crisp, Cap

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Cresap Family Origin

Where is the Cresap family from?

Cresap Family Occupations

What did your Cresap ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cresap. The most common Cresap occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Cresap's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cresap family was Lawyer.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Lawyer

    7%

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

Cresap Historical Records

What Cresap family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cresap. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cresap 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 Cresap

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cresap. 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 Cresap. For the veterans among your Cresap ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cresap Life Expectancy

What is the average Cresap lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cresap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Cresap in 1962 was 85, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cresap

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cresap 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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