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Cressey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cressy or possibly of Creasy. Probably also an altered spelling of German Kresse or Kresser.

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

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Cressey Family Origin

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Cressey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Butcher

    3%

In 1880, the most common Cressey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Cressey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cressey. A less common occupation for the Cressey family was Butcher.

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Cressey Historical Records

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Cressey Life Expectancy

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