Crews Family History

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Crews Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cruse. Americanized spelling of German and Danish Kruse.

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


Similar surnames: Crewse, Crewe, Creps, Drews, Cress, Rew, Mews, Brew, Crees, Trew

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Crews Family Origin

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Crews Family Occupations

What did your Crews ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Crews occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Crews's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crews. A less common occupation for the Crews family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Crews Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Crews Life Expectancy

What is the average Crews lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Crews life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Crews in 1942 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crews

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crews 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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