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Crute Name Meaning

English: nickname for a dullard, from Middle English crot, crote ‘lump’, ‘clod’.

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


Similar surnames: Cruse, Crite, Cripe, Coote, Crate, Ruth, Prue, Crump, Chute, Croce

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Where is the Crute family from?

You can see how Crute families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Crute family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Crute families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 9 Crute families living in Virginia. This was about 69% of all the recorded Crute's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Crute families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Crute surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Crute ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Crute. 43% of Crute men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Crute women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Crute were Helper and Domestic. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    43%
  • Laborer
    22%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Helper
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Servant
    16%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • School Teacher
    12%
  • Domestic
    8%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Crute. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crute census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 545 immigration records available for the last name Crute. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Crute. For the veterans among your Crute ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Crute lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Crute life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Crute in 1954 was 53, and 67 in 2004.

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