Crosser Family History

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Crosser Name Meaning

Scottish: Black records this as an old spelling of Crosar, itself a variant of Crozier. In some cases at least the name is probably a respelling of German Grosser.

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

Similar surnames: Closser, Rosser, Crouser, Crosier, Cross, Cromer, Crosse, Rossen

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Crosser Family Origin

Where is the Crosser family from?

Crosser Family Occupations

What did your Crosser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Crosser family was Farm Laborer. The most common Crosser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Crosser's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crosser.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Coal Miner

  • Farm Laborer


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

Crosser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Crosser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crosser 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 518 immigration records available for the last name Crosser. 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 Crosser. For the veterans among your Crosser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crosser Life Expectancy

What is the average Crosser lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Crosser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Crosser in 1949 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crosser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crosser 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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