Cranfield Family History

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Cranfield Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Bedfordshire named Cranfield, from Old English cran(uc) ‘crane’ + feld ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: Canfield, Cornfield, Chatfield, Brayfield, Bradfield, Dransfield

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Cranfield Family Origin

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Cranfield Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeps House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cranfield family was Laborer. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cranfield. The most common Cranfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Cranfield's were Farmers.

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Cranfield Historical Records

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Cranfield Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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