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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 1,760 people named Crayton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Crayton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,048 people named Crayton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,975 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 61%, or 287 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 204 women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was laborer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Crayton families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 362 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14 was born in foreign country
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Texas