Crichton Family History

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Crichton Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Creighton. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Dutch Kruchten.

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

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Crichton Family Origin

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Crichton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crichton. The most common Crichton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Crichton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crichton family was Keeping House.

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Crichton Historical Records

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Crichton Life Expectancy

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