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Crenshaw Family History

Crenshaw Name Meaning
English: variant of Cranshaw.

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

405,632 Historical Documents with Crenshaw on Ancestry.com
76,025 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
12,977 Military Records
1,533 Immigration Records
52,324 Census and Voter Lists
262,773 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Crenshaw Families

  • Number of Crenshaw families
     130 - 258
     44 - 129
     1 - 43
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Crenshaw families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Crenshaw last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Crenshaw census records

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Crenshaw Family Origin

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Crenshaw Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Crenshaw

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Crenshaw Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Crenshaw census records

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Crenshaw Civil War Service Records

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