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The Cremins surname is an Anglicized form of the Gaelic Ó Cruimín, which means "descendant of Cruimín," which is derived from the word "crom," meaning "bent," or "crooked."

Cremins Early Origins



The surname Cremins was first found in County Cork (Irish: Corcaigh) the ancient Kingdom of Deis Muin (Desmond), located on the southwest coast of Ireland in the province of Munster, where they held a family seat from ancient times.

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Cremins Spelling Variations


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Cremins Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Cremin, Crimmin, Cremins, O Cremin, McCremon and others.

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Cremins Early History


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Cremins Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cremins research. Another 330 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1446, 1594, 1628, 1640, 1646, 1659, 1665, and 1694 are included under the topic Early Cremins History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Cremins Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Cremins Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable among the family name at this time was Charles MacCarty (Cormac Oge McCarthy), (d. 1640). He was from the ancient line of Dermot McCarthy, King of Munster, and was created the 1st Viscount Muskerry in 1628. His motto was...

Another 39 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cremins Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Cremins Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • E. Cremins, aged 25, who arrived in America from Liverpool, in 1892

Cremins Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Jeremiagh Cremins, aged 22, who arrived in America from Killarney, in 1903
  • William Cremins, aged 21, who arrived in America from Ireland, in 1907
  • Delia Cremins, aged 24, who arrived in America from Marple, England, in 1911
  • Mary Cremins, aged 19, who arrived in America from Castlisland, Ireland, in 1911
  • James Cremins, aged 55, who arrived in America, in 1914
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Cremins (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Cremins (post 1700)



  • Robert Anthony "Bob" Cremins (1906-2004), American Major League Baseball pitcher for the Boston Red Sox during the 1927 season
  • Bobby Cremins (b. 1947), retired American college basketball head coach at Appalachian State, Georgia Tech
  • Gus Cremins (b. 1921), Irish Gaelic football All- Ireland Senior medal holder of the 1945 Kerry County Championship

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. MacLysaght, Edward. The Surnames of Ireland 3rd Edition. Dublin: Irish Academic, 1978. Print. (ISBN 0-7165-2278-0).
    3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    5. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    6. Heraldic Scroll and Map of Family names and Origins of Ireland. Dublin: Mullins. Print.
    7. O'Hart, John. Irish Pedigress 5th Edition in 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0737-4).
    8. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    9. Tepper, Michael Ed & Elizabeth P. Bentley Transcriber. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of Philadelphia 1800-1819. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1986. Print.
    10. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1970. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
    11. ...

    The Cremins Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cremins Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 19 June 2014 at 08:27.

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