Craven Family History
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Craven Name Meaning
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Crabháin (County Galway) or Mac Crabháin (Louth, Monaghan) ‘descendant (or ‘son’) of Crabhán’. English: regional name from the district of West Yorkshire so called, which is probably ‘garlic place’, from a British word, the ancestor of Welsh craf ‘garlic’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mccraven, Heaven, Braden, Cave, Raven, Cavan, Graven, Cavey, Craney