Cruver Family History

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Cruver Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German and Jewish Gruber.

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

Similar surnames: Gruver, Cruger, Cruser, Carver, Grover, Craver, Crouser, Bruer, Cruea

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Cruver Family Origin

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Cruver Family Occupations

What did your Cruver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cruver family was Farm Laborer. The most common Cruver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Cruver's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cruver.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm

  • Farm Laborer


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

Cruver Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cruver Life Expectancy

What is the average Cruver lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cruver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Cruver in 1962 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cruver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cruver 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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