Cryan Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ruaidhín ‘son of Ruaidhín’, a byname meaning ‘the little red one’, from a diminutive of ruadh ‘red’. Compare Ryan, O’Ryan.

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


Similar surnames: Ryan, Crean, Curran, Cavan, Corgan, Cahan, Cowan, Rian, Crahan, Bryan

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Cryan Family Origin

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Cryan Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Boarding

    4%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cryan family was Boot & Shoe Maker. The most common Cryan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Cryan's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Boarding were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cryan.

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Cryan Historical Records

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Cryan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Cryan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cryan in 1956 was 29, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cryan

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