Crayne Family History

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Crayne Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Crane or possibly an Americanized spelling of German Krain, a habitational name from any of several places so named.

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


Similar surnames: Crane, Cane, Clyne, Rayner, Sayne, Crank, Carne, Raine, Wayne, Craner

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Crayne Family Origin

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Crayne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    21%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Crayne family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crayne. The most common Crayne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Crayne's were Farmers.

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Crayne Historical Records

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Crayne Life Expectancy

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