Craigo Family History

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Craigo Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Craigo in Angus, named from Gaelic creagach ‘rocky place’, from creag ‘steep rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Craig, Craik, Craigen, Craigie, Arango, Cairo, Fraijo, Crail, Bracco

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Craigo Family Origin

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Craigo Family Occupations

What did your Craigo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craigo. A less common occupation for the Craigo family was Blacksmith. The most common Craigo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Craigo's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Craigo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Craigo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Craigo 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 Craigo. 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 Craigo. For the veterans among your Craigo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Craigo Life Expectancy

What is the average Craigo lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Craigo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Craigo in 1962 was 68, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Craigo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Craigo 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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