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Cranor Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thréinfhir ‘son of Tréinfhear’, a byname meaning ‘champion’, ‘strong man’ (from tréan ‘strong’ + fear ‘man’). Compare Trainor.

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


Similar surnames: Trainor, Craney, Connor, Cantor, Traynor, Prator, Treanor, Crago

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Cranor Family Origin

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Cranor Family Occupations

What did your Cranor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cranor family was Engineer. The most common Cranor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Cranor's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cranor.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Butcher

    2%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    2%
  • Engineer

    2%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Cranor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cranor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cranor 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 Cranor

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cranor. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cranor. For the veterans among your Cranor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cranor Life Expectancy

What is the average Cranor lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cranor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Cranor in 1962 was 78, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cranor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cranor 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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