Cranford Family History

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Cranford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places, for example in the county of Middlesex (now part of Greater London) and Northamptonshire (Cranford St. Andrew and Cranford St. John), named with Old English cran ‘crane’ + ford ‘ford’.

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


Similar surnames: Crawford, Branford, Stanford, Trafford, Cranmore, Bradford, Radford

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Cranford Family Origin

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Cranford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cranford. The most common Cranford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Cranford's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cranford family was Laborer.

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Cranford Historical Records

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Cranford Life Expectancy

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