Dig into the past of the Craighead Family History using the resources below. We hope you find these sites useful whilst you are researching your Family Tree !
|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 269 people with the Craighead surname? In that year Craighead was ranked number 3310 for popularity in the UK.|
On 6 January 2022 the 1921 England and Wales Census records were made available online via the FindMyPast website. The records have been indexed and are searchable via the usual methods. These records are only viewable on a pay-per-view basis and are not included in any of FindMyPast's existing subscriptions with the exception of the 12 month premium subscription.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Craighead family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
|Ancestry.com Global records search results for the Craighead family.|
|Ancestry.com US records search results for the Craighead family.|
|Ancestry.co.uk UK records search results for the Craighead family.|
|Ancestry.ca Canadian records search results for the Craighead family.|
|Ancestry.com.au Australian records search results for the Craighead family.|
"CRAIGHEAD. Of local origin from one or more of the places of the name. David Craighead appears as a witness in Aberbrothok in 1546 (REG., p. 561). William Craigheid, baxter in Aberdeen, is in record in 1613 (SCM., v, p. 88), and John Craigheid in Fidesbeig in 1633 (ibid., m, p. 95). Craghede 1492. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
Sometimes you can run into a brick wall in your tree and you just don't have enough evidence to make that next step back in time. If you are lucky then you may find some previously undiscovered Craighead ancestors. Additionally, the modern DNA test can give you a breakdown of your ethnic mix - you may be surprised at the results!
Have you reached a brick wall in your Craighead Tree?
Visit our Craighead DNA page to find out more.
Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Craighead Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Craighead family tree.
Study Craighead Parish Records at Find My Past.
Investigate the UK registered births, marriages and deaths for the Craighead family name using the FreeBMD database.
Search Genealogy Bank for Craighead family records.
Check out MyHeritage for Craighead family data.
Investigate the LDS Database for records of the Craighead family.
Research the Craighead surname using fold3 Military Archives and view images of original Craighead Military records.
|Did you know that there are currently 174 people with the Craighead surname in the UK? Craighead is now ranked number 3879 for popularity in the UK.|
Search WikiTree for user contributed Craighead family records. Collaboration is encouraged so that accuracy of Craighead data can be verified or corrected by other users.
Investigate MyTrees for information on the Craighead family and people looking to contact living Craighead relations.
Check out GENi for Craighead family records.
Find your Irish Craighead relatives on findmypast.ie
Research the Craighead surname using Genealogy.com forums .
|Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Craighead surname in the USA? Craighead is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.|
Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Craighead family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.