Craighead Family History

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Craighead Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of various minor places named Craighead.

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


Similar surnames: Craghead, Craigen, Bankhead, Brigham, Muirhead, Creighton, Craigo

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Craighead Family Origin

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Craighead Family Occupations

What did your Craighead ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Craighead family was Farm Laborer. The most common Craighead occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Craighead's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craighead.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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Craighead Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Craighead ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Craighead Life Expectancy

What is the average Craighead lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Craighead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Craighead in 1952 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Craighead 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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