Crookham Family History

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Crookham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Crookham in Berkshire and Northumberland, or from Church Crookham in Hampshire. The one in Northumberland is named with a dative plural form of Old Scandinavian krókr ‘crook’, ‘bend’, while those in Berkshire and Hampshire are probably named with an Old English word croc ‘crook’, ‘bend’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Woodham, Crook, Croom, Rackham, Brougham, Crooker, Branham, Bridgham

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Crookham Family Origin

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Crookham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Housekeeping

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Crookham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Crookham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Crookham family was Keeping House. Farmer, Housekeeping and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crookham.

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Crookham Historical Records

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Crookham Life Expectancy

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