Crist Name Meaning

English: from Old English Crist, probably applied as a nickname for someone who played the part of Christ in a pageant. North German: from a short form of the personal name Kristen or one of its variants (see Christian). Americanized spelling of North German Krist.

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


Similar surnames: Krist, Crisp, Christ, Crust, Priest, Cross, Cristo, Cripe, Grist

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Crist Family Origin

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Crist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Crist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Crist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crist family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crist.

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Crist Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Crist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1940. The average life expectancy for Crist in 1940 was 90, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crist

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