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Where is the Crain family from?
You can see how Crain families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Crain family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Crain families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 34 Crain families living in New York. This was about 18% of all the recorded Crain's in USA. New York had the highest population of Crain families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Crain surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Crain. 24% of Crain men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Crain women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Crain were Truck Driver and Housekeeper. .