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Lovecraft Family History

Lovecraft 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: Morecraft, Lovera, Ravencraft, Becraft, Holdcraft, Northcraft

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Where is the Lovecraft family from?

You can see how Lovecraft families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lovecraft family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1891. The most Lovecraft families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Lovecraft families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Lovecraft's in USA. New York had the highest population of Lovecraft families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lovecraft surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lovecraft ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 267 census records available for the last name Lovecraft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lovecraft 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 15 immigration records available for the last name Lovecraft. 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 6 military records available for the last name Lovecraft. For the veterans among your Lovecraft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lovecraft lifespan?

Average Lovecraft life expectancy in 2003 was 52 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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