Crehan Family History

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Crehan Name Meaning

(Sligo) Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Croidheáin ‘descendant of Croidheán’, from a diminutive of croidhe ‘heart’. Compare Creegan. (originally Mayo and Tyrone) Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Creacháin or Ó Criocháin, from a diminutive of creach ‘blind’.

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

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Crehan Family Origin

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Crehan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • At Home

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crehan. A less common occupation for the Crehan family was At Home. The most common Crehan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Crehan's were Laborers.

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Crehan Life Expectancy

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