Creedon Family History

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Creedon Name Meaning

Southern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Críodáin or Mac Críodáin ‘descendant (or ‘son’) of Críodán’, an Old Irish personal name of uncertain meaning (the ending is diminutive in form). English: habitational name from Creeton in Lincolnshire, so named with an unattested Old English personal name Cr?ta + Old English tun.

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

Similar surnames: Creed, Brandon, Keeton, Croxton, Breeden, Creegan, Crellin, Greenan

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Creedon Family Origin

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Creedon Family Occupations

What did your Creedon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Creedon family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Creedon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Creedon's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creedon.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Saloon Keeper


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

Creedon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Creedon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Creedon 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Creedon. 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 Creedon. For the veterans among your Creedon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Creedon Life Expectancy

What is the average Creedon lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Creedon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Creedon in 1959 was 57, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creedon 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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