Craighead Family History

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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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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Ag. Lab.

    2%

In 1881, the most common Craighead occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Craighead's were Farmers. Farmer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craighead. A less common occupation for the Craighead family was Ag. Lab..

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Craighead Historical Records

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Craighead Life Expectancy

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