Crispin Family History

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Crispin Name Meaning

English and French: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Crispin, Latin Crispinus, a family name derived from crispus ‘curly-haired’ (see Crisp). This name was especially popular in France in the early Middle Ages, having been borne by a saint who was martyred at Soissons in ad c. 285 along with a companion, Crispinianus (whose name is a further derivative of the same word). English and French: diminutive of Crisp.

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

Similar surnames: Crispino, Crisp, Chopin, Crispo, Christian, Cristina, Brislin

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Crispin Family Origin

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Crispin Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crispin. The most common Crispin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Crispin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crispin family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Hand


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Crispin Historical Records

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Crispin Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Crispin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Crispin in 1947 was 66, and 59 in 2004.

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