Croy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCroy, which is a variant of McRoy. Scottish: habitational name from any of several places named Croy, for example in Inverness-shire.

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

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Croy Family Origin

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Croy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Croy family was Keeping House. The most common Croy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Croy's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Croy.

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Croy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Croy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Croy in 1944 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Croy

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