Crear Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of the occupational name Crerar, from Gaelic criathrar ‘sievewright’, i.e. a maker of sieves.

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


Similar surnames: Creal, Creach, Clear, Creer, Grear, Crea, Cryer, Creamer, Spear, Tear

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Crear Family Origin

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Crear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Chelsea Pesnioner

    6%
  • Clerk Iron Works

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Blacksmith and Chelsea Pesnioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crear. The most common Crear occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Crear's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crear family was Clerk Iron Works.

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Crear Historical Records

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Crear Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Crear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Crear in 1957 was 55, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crear

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