Ravenscroft Family History

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Ravenscroft Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ravenscroft, a place in Cheshire, named from the genitive case of the Old English byname Hræfn ‘raven’ + Old English croft ‘paddock’, ‘smallholding’.

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

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Ravenscroft Family Origin

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Ravenscroft Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Teamster

    5%

In 1880, the most common Ravenscroft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Ravenscroft's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ravenscroft family was Teamster. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ravenscroft.

Source: Census data for Ravenscroft | Data not to scale

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Ravenscroft Life Expectancy

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