Cranston Family History
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Cranston Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from a place near Dalkeith named Cranston, from the genitive case of the Old English byname Cran meaning ‘crane’ + Old English tun ‘settlement’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Swanston, Caston, Croston, Branton, Ruston, Branson, Crafton, Bratton