Catchpole Family History

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Catchpole Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): from Anglo-Norman French cachepol (a compound of cache(r) ‘to chase’ + pol ‘fowl’), an occupational name for a bailiff, originally one empowered to seize poultry and other livestock in case of default on debts or taxes.

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


Similar surnames: Satchell, Capone, Wampole, Harpole, Cauchon, Walpole, Archbold

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Catchpole Family Origin

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Catchpole Family Occupations

What did your Catchpole ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catchpole. The most common Catchpole occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Catchpole's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Catchpole family was Clerk In Dry Goods.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Clerk In Dry Goods

    5%

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

Catchpole Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Catchpole. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catchpole census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Catchpole Life Expectancy

What is the average Catchpole lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Catchpole life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Catchpole in 1962 was 84, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Catchpole

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Catchpole 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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