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Croston Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Croston, from Old Norse kross ‘cross’ or Old English cros + Old English tun ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Croston Family Origin

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Croston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • R.R. Tie Maker

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Croston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Croston's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and R.R. Tie Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croston. A less common occupation for the Croston family was Shoemaker.

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Croston Life Expectancy

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