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Cronin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cróinín ‘descendant of Cróinín’, a byname from a diminutive of crón ‘swarthy’.

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


Similar surnames: Coonan, Croney, Conkin, Cronan, Conn, Cronen, Carolin, Crogan, Cremin

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Cronin Family Origin

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Cronin Family Occupations

What did your Cronin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cronin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Cronin's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cronin. A less common occupation for the Cronin family was Blacksmith.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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

Cronin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cronin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cronin 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 Cronin

Passenger List

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

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Cronin Life Expectancy

What is the average Cronin lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Cronin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cronin in 1942 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cronin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cronin 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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