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Crawshaw Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Crawshaw Booth in Lancashire, named from Old English crawe ‘crow’ + sceaga ‘grove’, ‘thicket’.

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


Similar surnames: Cranshaw, Bradshaw, Grimshaw, Bagshaw, Redshaw, Capshaw, Renshaw

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Crawshaw Family Origin

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Crawshaw Family Occupations

What did your Crawshaw ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Cotton Weaver

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Carpet Weaver

    2%

In 1881, the most common Crawshaw occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Crawshaw's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crawshaw family was Carpet Weaver. Farmer, Cotton Weaver and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crawshaw.

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Crawshaw Historical Records

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Crawshaw Life Expectancy

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