Craun Family History

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Craun Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Krahn.

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


Similar surnames: Braum, Crum, Braun, Cramp, Raun, Coan, Crays, Grau, Carn, Cram

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Craun Family Origin

Where is the Craun family from?

Craun Family Occupations

What did your Craun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craun. A less common occupation for the Craun family was Laborer. The most common Craun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 81% of Craun's were Farmers.

View Census data for Craun | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    81%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

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

Craun Historical Records

What Craun family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Craun

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Craun. 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 Craun. For the veterans among your Craun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Craun Life Expectancy

What is the average Craun lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Craun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Craun in 1956 was 32, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Craun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Craun 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.

Famous Craun Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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