Crockett Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Crockett Name Meaning

English and Scottish (Galloway): nickname for someone who affected a particular hairstyle, from Middle English croket ‘large curl’ (Old Norman French croquet, a diminutive of croque ‘curl’, ‘hook’). Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Riocaird ‘son of Richard’ (see Richard).

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


Similar surnames: Brockett, Hackett, Cockett, Crocker, Corbett, Crochet, Brackett

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Crockett Family Origin

Where is the Crockett family from?

SHOW MORE

Crockett Family Occupations

What did your Crockett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crockett. A less common occupation for the Crockett family was Farm Laborer. The most common Crockett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Crockett's were Farmers.

View Census data for Crockett | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Crockett Historical Records

What Crockett family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Crockett

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Crockett Life Expectancy

What is the average Crockett lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Crockett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1955. The average life expectancy for Crockett in 1944 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crockett

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crockett 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.

Famous Crockett Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name