Crow Family History

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Crow Name Meaning

English: from Middle English crow, Old English crawa, applied as a nickname for someone with dark hair or a dark complexion or for someone thought to resemble the bird in some other way. Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conchradha (see McEnroe). Irish: translation of any of various Gaelic names derived from fiach ‘raven’, ‘crow’ (see Fee).

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

Similar surnames: Brow, Trow, Chow, Cross, Crown, Clow, Troy, Low, Crowl, Crew

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Crow Family Origin

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Crow Family Occupations

What did your Crow ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Crow. 29% of Crow men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Crow women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Crow were Clerk and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Bookkeeper

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

Crow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 261,000 census records available for the last name Crow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crow 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 13,000 immigration records available for the last name Crow. 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 34,000 military records available for the last name Crow. For the veterans among your Crow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crow Life Expectancy

What is the average Crow lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Crow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Crow in 1940 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crow 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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