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Norcross Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place near Blackpool, so named from Old English norð ‘north’ + cros ‘cross’.

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


Similar surnames: Cross, Holycross, Morcom, Snodgrass, Norrod, Norris, Forrest, Pross

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Norcross Family Origin

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Norcross Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Norcross family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norcross. The most common Norcross occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Norcross's were Farmers.

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Norcross Historical Records

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Norcross Life Expectancy

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