Crye Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kreie or the variant Krei (see Krey).

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

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Crye Family Origin

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Crye Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crye. A less common occupation for the Crye family was Keeping House. The most common Crye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Crye's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Crye | Data not to scale

Crye Historical Records

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Crye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Crye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Crye in 1951 was 24, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crye

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