Crockett Family History

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Crockett Name Meaning

English and Scottish (Galloway): nickname for someone who affected a particular hairstyle, from Middle English croket ‘large curl’ (Old Norman French croquet, a diminutive of croque ‘curl’, ‘hook’). Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Riocaird ‘son of Richard’ (see Richard).

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


Similar surnames: Brockett, Hackett, Cockett, Crocker, Corbett, Crochet, Brackett

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Crockett Family Origin

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Crockett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Bookkeeper

    3%

In 1881, the most common Crockett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Crockett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crockett family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crockett.

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Crockett Historical Records

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Crockett Life Expectancy

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