Crandall Family History

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Crandall Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Raonuill ‘son of Raonull’ (see Ronald).

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

Similar surnames: Crandell, Kendall, Crannell, Rendall, Caudell, Caudill, Randels

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Crandall Family Origin

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Crandall Family Occupations

What did your Crandall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Crandall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Crandall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crandall family was Baptist Minister. Farmer, At School and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crandall.

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  • Farmer

  • At School

  • Farmer Son

  • Baptist Minister


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

Crandall Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Crandall Life Expectancy

What is the average Crandall lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Crandall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Crandall in 1945 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crandall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crandall 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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