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Crownover Family History

Crownover Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of a German name: perhaps Kronauer, a habitational name for someone from Kronau near Heidelberg, or Kronhöfer, a variant of Grünhofer, a habitational name for someone from a lost place called Grünhof, from Middle High German gruene ‘green’ or kranech ‘crane’ + hof ‘farmstead’.

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

86,291 Historical Documents with Crownover on Ancestry
11,621 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,476 Military Records
108 Immigration Records
7,071 Census and Voter Lists
65,015 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Crownover Families

  • Number of Crownover families
     26 - 49
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Crownover families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Crownover last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Crownover Family Origin

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Crownover Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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