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Cranwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cranwell in Lincolnshire, named from Old English cran ‘crane’, ‘heron’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Cornwell, Creswell, Banwell, Bramwell, Crowell, Cantwell, Caswell

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Cranwell Family Origin

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Cranwell Family Occupations

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Farm Labourer

    4%
  • Ag Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cranwell family was Ag Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cranwell. The most common Cranwell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Cranwell's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Cranwell Historical Records

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Cranwell Life Expectancy

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Famous Cranwell Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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