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Crichton Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Creighton. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Dutch Kruchten.

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


Similar surnames: Crighton, Creighton, Crayton, Crichlow, Curington, Arington, Kruchten

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Crichton Family Origin

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Crichton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Clerk

    19%
  • Merchant

    10%
  • Auctioneer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Crichton family was Auctioneer. The most common Crichton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Crichton's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crichton.

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Crichton Life Expectancy

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