Crayton Family History

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Crayton Name Meaning

English: habitational name, possibly a variant spelling of Creighton.

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


Similar surnames: Brayton, Cayton, Drayton, Crafton, Kayton, Claytor, Clayton, Clanton

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Crayton Family Origin

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Crayton Family Occupations

What did your Crayton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Crayton family was Coal Miner. The most common Crayton occupation in the UK was A G Lab. 9% of Crayton's were A G Labs. A G Lab, Blacksmith and Brass Dresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crayton.

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  • A G Lab

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Brass Dresser

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    9%

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

Crayton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Crayton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crayton census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Crayton

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Crayton. 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 Crayton. For the veterans among your Crayton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Crayton Life Expectancy

What is the average Crayton lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Crayton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Crayton in 1945 was 40, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crayton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crayton 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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