Crimmins Family History

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Crimmins Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cruimín ‘descendant of Cruimín’, a byname from a diminutive of crom ‘bent’, ‘crooked’.

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

Similar surnames: Cumming, Timmons, Kimmons, Shimmin, Commons, Commins, Cummins

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Crimmins Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Crimmins name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Crimmins. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Italy


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Crimmins Family Origin

Where is the Crimmins family from?

Crimmins Family Occupations

What did your Crimmins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crimmins. A less common occupation for the Crimmins family was Contractor. The most common Crimmins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Crimmins's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Contractor


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

Crimmins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Crimmins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crimmins 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 Crimmins. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Crimmins. For the veterans among your Crimmins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crimmins Life Expectancy

What is the average Crimmins lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Crimmins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Crimmins in 1943 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crimmins 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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