Crackel Family History

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Crackel Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in North Yorkshire, one called Crakehall and the other Crakehill, both from Old Norse kráka ‘crow’ (or Old English craca ‘crake’) + Old English halh ‘recess’. This form of the surname is now rare in England.

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

Similar surnames: Bracken, Crocker, Rachel, Brakel, Recker, Brucker, Meckel, Brickel

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Crackel Family Origin

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Crackel Family Occupations

What did your Crackel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Crackel family was Farming. Farmer, Black Smith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crackel. The most common Crackel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Crackel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Black Smith

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Crackel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Crackel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crackel 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 322 immigration records available for the last name Crackel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 287 military records available for the last name Crackel. For the veterans among your Crackel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crackel Life Expectancy

What is the average Crackel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Crackel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Crackel in 1957 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crackel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crackel 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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