Cranney Family History

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Cranney Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Craney.

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

Similar surnames: Canney, Ranney, Clancey, Chancey, Brannen, Carney, Mcraney, Draney

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Cranney Family Origin

Where is the Cranney family from?

Cranney Family Occupations

What did your Cranney ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cranney family was Annuitant. Agr Lab, Agr Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cranney. The most common Cranney occupation in the UK was Agr Lab. 7% of Cranney's were Agr Labs.

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  • Agr Lab

  • Agr Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant


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

Cranney Historical Records

What Cranney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Cranney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cranney 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 Cranney

Passenger List

There are 531 immigration records available for the last name Cranney. 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 570 military records available for the last name Cranney. For the veterans among your Cranney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cranney Life Expectancy

What is the average Cranney lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Cranney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Cranney in 1959 was 31, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cranney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cranney 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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