Cram Name Meaning

Scottish: according to Black this name is from Perthshire and is a shortening of the habitational name Crambie, from Crombie in Fife. Americanized spelling of German Kram.

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


Similar surnames: Cramm, Crum, Crim, Ram, Gram, Cramp, Kram, Craw, Cam, Bram

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Cram Family Origin

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Cram Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cram. A less common occupation for the Cram family was Farmer. The most common Cram occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Cram's were Coal Miners.

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Cram Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Cram life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cram in 1955 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cram

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