Craigie Family History

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Craigie Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name from the locative case of Gaelic creagach ‘rocky place’ (see Craigo).

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


Similar surnames: Craigo, Craig, Craigen, Craigmile, Crombie, Artigue, Prairie, Dargie

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Craigie Family Origin

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Craigie Family Occupations

What did your Craigie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Civil Servant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Craigie. 3% of Craigie men worked as a Civil Servant and 42% of Craigie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Craigie were Hotel Waiter and Incapacitated By Illness

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Civil Servant
    3%
  • Groom
    3%
  • Horseman On Farm
    3%
  • Hotel Waiter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    42%
  • Private Means
    5%
  • Housekeeper
    3%
  • Incapacitated By Illness
    2%

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

Craigie Historical Records

What Craigie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Craigie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Craigie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Craigie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Craigie. For the veterans among your Craigie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Craigie Life Expectancy

What is the average Craigie lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Craigie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Craigie in 1956 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Craigie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Craigie ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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