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Crase Family History

Crase Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the English family name Crace, a variant of Crass.

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

Similar surnames: Cruse, Crace, Case, Crass, Crane, Craze, Crate, Crask, Crose, Chase

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Where is the Crase family from?

You can see how Crase families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Crase family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Crase families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Crase family living in Alabama. This was about 20% of all the recorded Crase's in USA. Alabama and 4 other states had the highest population of Crase families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Crase surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Crase ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Crase. 31% of Crase men worked as a Farmer and 37% of Crase women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Crase were Salesman and Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Crase. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crase census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 618 immigration records available for the last name Crase. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Crase. For the veterans among your Crase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Crase lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Crase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Crase in 1952 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

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