Croes Name Meaning

from Middle Dutch croes(e) ‘crock’, ‘beaker’; hence a metonymic occupational name for a potter or seller of pottery. nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle Dutch croes ‘curly’. topographic name from Dutch kruis ‘cross’.

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

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Croes Family Origin

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Croes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Gravel Roofer

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%
  • Works In Shoe Factory

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Gravel Roofer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croes. A less common occupation for the Croes family was Works In Shoe Factory. The most common Croes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Croes's were Farmers.

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Croes Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, Croes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Croes in 1963 was 75, and 85 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Croes

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