Crofts Family History

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Crofts Name Meaning

English: variant of Croft.

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

Similar surnames: Crafts, Croft, Craft, Crooms, Crofut, Crofton, Coats, Groft, Crees

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Crofts Family Origin

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Crofts Family Occupations

What did your Crofts ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Crofts occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Crofts's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Crofts family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crofts.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer


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

Crofts Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Crofts Life Expectancy

What is the average Crofts lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Crofts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Crofts in 1946 was 37, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crofts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crofts 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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