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Craighead Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of various minor places named Craighead.

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


Similar surnames: Craghead, Craigen, Bankhead, Brigham, Muirhead, Creighton, Craigo

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Craighead Family Origin

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Craighead Family Occupations

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  • School

    39%
  • Farmer

    28%
  • Not Given

    11%
  • Farmer'S Son

    6%

In 1881, School, Farmer and Not Given were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craighead. A less common occupation for the Craighead family was Farmer'S Son. The most common Craighead occupation in Canada was School. 39% of Craighead's were Schools.

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Craighead Historical Records

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Craighead Life Expectancy

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Famous Craighead Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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