Croan Family History

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Croan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Croghan.

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

Similar surnames: Crogan, Roan, Cronan, Croak, Croman, Cryan, Cronn, Coan, Craw, Irvan

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Croan Family Origin

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Croan Family Occupations

What did your Croan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Croan occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Croan's were Labourers. Labourer and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Croan.

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  • Labourer

  • Teamster


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

Croan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Croan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Croan 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 369 immigration records available for the last name Croan. 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 417 military records available for the last name Croan. For the veterans among your Croan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Croan Life Expectancy

What is the average Croan lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Croan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Croan in 1962 was 78, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Croan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Croan 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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