Creelman Family History

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Creelman Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: probably an occupational name derived from the English word creel, denoting a type of large wicker basket, used for putting fish in.

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


Similar surnames: Greenan, Greenman, Crossman, Kelman, Freedman, Creedon, Creegan

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Creelman Family Origin

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Creelman Family Occupations

What did your Creelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Creelman occupation in the UK was Boat Closer. 7% of Creelman's were Boat Closers. A less common occupation for the Creelman family was House Keeper. Boat Closer, Carpet Weaver and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creelman.

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  • Boat Closer

    7%
  • Carpet Weaver

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%
  • House Keeper

    7%

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

Creelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Creelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creelman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Creelman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Creelman. For the veterans among your Creelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Creelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Creelman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Creelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Creelman in 1944 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creelman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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