Whitcraft Family History

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Whitcraft Name Meaning

English: variant of Wheatcroft.

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


Similar surnames: Wheatcraft, Witcraft, Whittall, Cracraft, Whiteman, Holdcraft

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Whitcraft Family Origin

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Whitcraft Family Occupations

What did your Whitcraft ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Whitcraft Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whitcraft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whitcraft 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 Whitcraft

Passenger List

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

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Whitcraft Life Expectancy

What is the average Whitcraft lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Whitcraft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Whitcraft in 1957 was 53, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitcraft

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whitcraft 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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