Crafford Family History

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Crafford Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: variant of Crawford.

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

Similar surnames: Crawford, Brafford, Cranford, Hafford, Braford, Crofford, Wafford

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Crafford Family Origin

Where is the Crafford family from?

Crafford Family Occupations

What did your Crafford ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Crafford. 67% of Crafford men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Electricien App
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Crafford Historical Records

What Crafford family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Crafford. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crafford census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 311 immigration records available for the last name Crafford. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 494 military records available for the last name Crafford. For the veterans among your Crafford ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crafford Life Expectancy

What is the average Crafford lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Crafford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Crafford in 1954 was 51, and 91 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crafford

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crafford 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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