Cran Family History

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Cran Name Meaning

English: variant of Crane. Dutch: variant of Krane.

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

Similar surnames: Crane, Crain, Uran, Crank, Craw, Chan, Cain, Kean, Chun, Croan

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Cran Family Origin

Where is the Cran family from?

Cran Family Occupations

What did your Cran ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Annuitant and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cran. The most common Cran occupation in the UK was Farmer. 31% of Cran's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cran family was Farm Servant.

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  • Farmer

  • Annuitant

  • Dressmaker

  • Farm Servant


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

Cran Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Cran. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cran census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cran. 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 Cran. For the veterans among your Cran ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cran Life Expectancy

What is the average Cran lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Cran in 1954 was 43, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cran

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cran 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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