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

What did your Crockett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crockett. The most common Crockett occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Crockett's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Crockett family was Coal Miner.

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Gen Lab

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    1%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Crockett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Crockett Historical Records

What Crockett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Crockett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crockett 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Crockett. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Crockett. For the veterans among your Crockett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crockett Life Expectancy

What is the average Crockett lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Crockett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1955. The average life expectancy for Crockett in 1944 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crockett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crockett 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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