Craft Name Meaning

English: variant of Croft. Americanized spelling of Kraft.

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


Similar surnames: Croft, Crafts, Cramp, Catt, Crofts, Crout, Crank, Crase, Krafft

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Craft Family Origin

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Craft Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Student

    8%
  • Farmer Son

    7%
  • Attending School

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Craft family was Attending School. The most common Craft occupation in Canada was Farmer. 23% of Craft's were Farmers. Farmer, Student and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craft.

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Craft Historical Records

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Craft Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Craft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Craft in 1940 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Craft

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