Cronister Family History

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Cronister Name Meaning

German: variant of Kronaster, habitational name for someone from a place in Bavaria called Kronast, or from Kranest, formerly Kronest, in Upper Austria near Neumarkt. The name means ‘crane's nest’.

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


Similar surnames: Chronister, Cronauer, Nester, Reiter, Cloninger, Coster, Kroninger

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Cronister Family Origin

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Cronister Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • R R Laborer

    8%
  • Teaming

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and R R Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cronister. A less common occupation for the Cronister family was Teaming. The most common Cronister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Cronister's were Farmers.

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Cronister Historical Records

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Cronister Life Expectancy

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