Crusan Family History

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Crusan Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Dutch Cruyssen, habitational name for someone from any of numerous places in the Netherlands named with Dutch cruys, kruis ‘cross’.

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

Similar surnames: Cruson, Cruzan, Cruse, Cruzen, Kruzan, Truman, Krusen, Susan, Rusak

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Crusan Family Origin

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Crusan Family Occupations

What did your Crusan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Crusan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Crusan's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crusan. A less common occupation for the Crusan family was A~Farmer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • A~Farmer


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

Crusan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Crusan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crusan 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 91 immigration records available for the last name Crusan. 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 982 military records available for the last name Crusan. For the veterans among your Crusan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crusan Life Expectancy

What is the average Crusan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Crusan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Crusan in 1962 was 76, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crusan 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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