Crotwell Family History

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Crotwell Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of South German Grotewohl, a late medieval nickname for a journeyman, from es gerate wohl ‘may it (your work) turn out well’. Compare Gradwohl, Gradwell.

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


Similar surnames: Cowell, Cornell, Castell, Gradwell, Corwell, Roedell, Rowell, Oswell

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Crotwell Family Origin

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Crotwell Family Occupations

What did your Crotwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Crotwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Crotwell's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Crotwell.

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Farming

    14%

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

Crotwell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Crotwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Crotwell lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Crotwell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Crotwell in 1961 was 53, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crotwell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crotwell 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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