Crans Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch crans ‘wreath’, ‘garland’, ‘crown’; hence a nickname for someone whose hair was tonsured, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a garland.

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


Similar surnames: Krans, Gans, Crank, Crane, Frans, Crapps, Grass, Cano, Grand, Cross

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Crans Family Origin

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Crans Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crans. The most common Crans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Crans's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crans family was Farm Laborer.

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Crans Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Crans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Crans in 1963 was 83, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crans

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