Creagh Family History

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Creagh Name Meaning

Irish: alternative Anglicization of Gaelic Craobhach (see Cray), an epithet of the O’Neills of Clare, one of whose ancestors is said to have carried a green branch into battle.

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


Similar surnames: Reagh, Crean, Reach, Creagan, Crear, Crough, Breach, Creary, Creal

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Creagh Family Origin

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Creagh Family Occupations

What did your Creagh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Creagh family was Keeps House. The most common Creagh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Creagh's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Creagh.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeps House

    7%

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

Creagh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Creagh

Passenger List

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

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Creagh Life Expectancy

What is the average Creagh lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Creagh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Creagh in 1962 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Creagh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Creagh 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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