Crance Family History

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Crance Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kranz or Krenz or Dutch Crans.

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


Similar surnames: Cronce, France, Crane, Dance, Chance, Crank, Cane, Chancey, Cralle

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Crance Family Origin

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Crance Family Occupations

What did your Crance ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Crance occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Crance's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crance family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crance.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Crance Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Crance. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crance 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 Crance. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Crance. For the veterans among your Crance ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crance Life Expectancy

What is the average Crance lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Crance life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Crance in 1962 was 84, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crance

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crance 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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