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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Cron

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  1. harm, injury, defect
  2. delinquency, blame, fault

Notable Persons With the Last Name Cron

C. J. Cron is a baseball player for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. C. was born on January 5th, 1990 in Fullerton, California.


Chris Cron is a baseball player. Chris was born on March 31st, 1964 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Kevin Cron is a baseball player for the Arizona Diamondbacks.



Stewart was born on July 7th, 1946 in Hokitika.


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Popularity of Cron as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cron U.S.
  White 91.08% 64.26%
  African American 1.01% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.85% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.42% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cron

People with the last name Cron are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Cron

  • How Popular is the name Cron? As a last name Cron was the 12,978th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Cron first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Cron is Monday, January 1st, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Cron? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Cron. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Cron: Your name in reverse order is Norc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rocn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cron? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,366 people with the last name Cron.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cron? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Cron as their last name since less than 1 person in 125k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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