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Raycraft Name Meaning

English: variant of Roycroft .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Roycroft, Haycraft, Craycroft, Craycraft, Cracraft, Craft, Becraft

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Where is the Raycraft family from?

You can see how Raycraft families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Raycraft family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Raycraft families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 50 Raycraft families living in Ontario. This was about 93% of all the recorded Raycraft's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Raycraft families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Raycraft surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Raycraft ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Raycraft. 59% of Raycraft men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Income
  • Helper
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Raycraft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raycraft census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 287 immigration records available for the last name Raycraft. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 360 military records available for the last name Raycraft. For the veterans among your Raycraft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Raycraft lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Raycraft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Raycraft in 1956 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

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