Strane Family History

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Strane Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Strain, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sruitheáin, from sruth ‘stream’.

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


Similar surnames: Shane, Stranz, Thane, Strange, Strang, Straney, Strine, Slane

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Strane Family Origin

Where is the Strane family from?

Strane Family Occupations

What did your Strane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Strane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Strane's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strane family was Keeps House. Farmer, Keep House and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strane.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keep House

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Keeps House

    9%

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

Strane Historical Records

What Strane family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Strane Life Expectancy

What is the average Strane lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Strane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Strane in 1955 was 63, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strane 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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