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Craigmiles Family History

Craigmiles Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Craigmile, Craigie, Craigen, Crigler, Ramires, Crangle, Cargile

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Where is the Craigmiles family from?

You can see how Craigmiles families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Craigmiles family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Craigmiles families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Craigmiles families living in Indiana. This was about 67% of all the recorded Craigmiles's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Craigmiles families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Craigmiles surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Craigmiles ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Craigmiles. 53% of Craigmiles men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Craigmiles women worked as a Teacher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    53%
  • Shipping Clerk
    18%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Operator
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Craigmiles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Craigmiles census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 33 immigration records available for the last name Craigmiles. 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 Cards

There are 257 military records available for the last name Craigmiles. For the veterans among your Craigmiles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Craigmiles lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Craigmiles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Craigmiles in 1963 was 91, and 42 in 2004.

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