Cramp Family History

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Cramp Name Meaning

English: variant of Crump. Dutch: variant spelling of Kramp. Americanized spelling of German Kramp.

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

Similar surnames: Crump, Cramm, Cram, Cramer, Kramp, Cap, Crapps, Ramp, Krampe, Crain

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Cramp Family Origin

Where is the Cramp family from?

Cramp Family Occupations

What did your Cramp ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cramp. The most common Cramp occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Cramp's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Cramp family was Bricklayer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Laundress

  • Bricklayer


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

Cramp Historical Records

What Cramp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Cramp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cramp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Cramp

Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cramp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Cramp. For the veterans among your Cramp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cramp Life Expectancy

What is the average Cramp lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Cramp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Cramp in 1949 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cramp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cramp 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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