Cranwell Family History

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Cranwell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Cranwell in Lincolnshire, named from Old English cran ‘crane’, ‘heron’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Cornwell, Creswell, Banwell, Bramwell, Crowell, Cantwell, Caswell

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Cranwell Family Origin

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Cranwell Family Occupations

What did your Cranwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Cranwell. 28% of Cranwell men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Book Keeper
  • Cooper
  • Ensejer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cranwell Historical Records

What Cranwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Cranwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cranwell 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 762 immigration records available for the last name Cranwell. 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 800 military records available for the last name Cranwell. For the veterans among your Cranwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cranwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Cranwell lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Cranwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cranwell in 1957 was 64, and 93 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cranwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cranwell 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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