Cramm Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place named Cramme, near Wolfenbüttel. Americanized spelling of German Kramm (see Kram). Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a maker of staples, clamps, clasps, and the like, from Middle Dutch cram(me) ‘clasp’, ‘staple’.

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


Similar surnames: Ramm, Camm, Cram, Gramm, Kamm, Cramp, Kram, Hamm, Tamm, Trumm

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Cramm Family Origin

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Cramm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Machinist

    13%
  • Harness Maker

    7%
  • Journalist

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Cramm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Cramm's were Farmers. Farmer, Machinist and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cramm. A less common occupation for the Cramm family was Journalist.

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Cramm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Cramm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cramm in 1958 was 71, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cramm

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