Craw Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Crow. Possibly an altered spelling of German Grau or Krahe, a variant of Kray 1.

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


Similar surnames: Traw, Cram, Cray, Graw, Brew, Cran, Crain, Trew, Crow, Yaw

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Craw Family Origin

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Craw Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Dyer

    4%
  • Factory Worker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Craw family was Factory Worker. The most common Craw occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Craw's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Dyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craw.

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Craw Historical Records

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Craw Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Craw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Craw in 1953 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Craw

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