Cravens Family History

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Cravens Name Meaning

Variant of English and Irish Craven.

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


Similar surnames: Craven, Chavers, Slavens, Chaves, Havens, Crates, Ravens, Draves

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Cravens Family Origin

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Cravens Family Occupations

What did your Cravens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cravens. A less common occupation for the Cravens family was Laborer. The most common Cravens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Cravens's were Farmers.

View Census data for Cravens | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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Cravens Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cravens Life Expectancy

What is the average Cravens lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cravens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Cravens in 1944 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cravens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cravens 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.

Famous Cravens Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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