Haycraft Family History

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Haycraft Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hay, hey ‘hay’ + croft ‘field attached to a house’, ‘paddock’, or a habitational name from a minor place named with these elements, such as Haycroft in Swyncombe, Oxfordshire or Haycroft in Gloucestershire.

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

Similar surnames: Chalcraft, Beecroft, Rycroft, Craycraft, Barcroft, Bancroft, Howcroft

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Haycraft Family Origin

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Haycraft Family Occupations

What did your Haycraft ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Haycraft. 4% of Haycraft men worked as a Farm Labourer and 54% of Haycraft women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haycraft were Accounting Clerk Insuranc and Clerical Officer C S Minst

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Insurance Clerk
  • Private Means
  • Accounting Clerk Insuranc

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Incapacitated
  • Clerical Officer C S Minst

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

Haycraft Historical Records

What Haycraft family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Haycraft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haycraft 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 534 immigration records available for the last name Haycraft. 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 Haycraft. For the veterans among your Haycraft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haycraft Life Expectancy

What is the average Haycraft lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Haycraft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Haycraft in 1952 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haycraft

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haycraft 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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