Cryan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ruaidhín ‘son of Ruaidhín’, a byname meaning ‘the little red one’, from a diminutive of ruadh ‘red’. Compare Ryan, O’Ryan.

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


Similar surnames: Ryan, Crean, Curran, Cavan, Corgan, Cahan, Cowan, Rian, Crahan, Bryan

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Cryan Family Origin

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Cryan Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Cryan occupation in Canada was Going To School. 44% of Cryan's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Cultivator and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cryan. A less common occupation for the Cryan family was School Teacher.

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  • Going To School

    44%
  • Cultivator

    22%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • School Teacher

    11%

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Cryan Historical Records

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Cryan Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Cryan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cryan in 1956 was 29, and 83 in 2004.

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