Cranfill Family History

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Cranfill Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of English Cranfield. It is concentrated in NC and TX.

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


Similar surnames: Cranfield, Stanfill, Councill, Manwill, Mancill, Crill, Stancill

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Cranfill Family Origin

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Cranfill Family Occupations

What did your Cranfill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cranfill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Cranfill's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cranfill. A less common occupation for the Cranfill family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Laborer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cranfill ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cranfill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cranfill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cranfill census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cranfill. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cranfill. For the veterans among your Cranfill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cranfill Life Expectancy

What is the average Cranfill lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cranfill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Cranfill in 1944 was 26, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cranfill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cranfill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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