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Cruver Family History

Cruver Name Meaning
Possibly an Americanized form of German and Jewish Gruber.

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

6,470 Historical Documents with Cruver on Ancestry
1,352 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
240 Military Records
95 Immigration Records
1,483 Census and Voter Lists
3,300 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cruver Families

  • Number of Cruver families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cruver families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Cruver last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cruver census records

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Cruver Family Origin

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Cruver Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Cruver

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Cruver Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cruver census records

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Cruver Civil War Service Records

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