Last name: CROFT

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All you have to know about the last name CROFT

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CROFT : This last name is indexed 120,449 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CROFT : 1: English: habitational name from any of several places for example in Lincolnshire Lancashire Herefordshire and North Yorkshire all named with Old English croft ‘small arable enclosure (normally adjoining a house)’ or a topographic name for someone who lived by a croft from Middle English croft.2: English: possibly in some cases a variant of Craft 2.3: Americanized form of German Danish Swedish or Jewish Kraft. Compare Kroft and Craft.

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