Crate Name Meaning

English: from Old English cræt ‘cart’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a carter or a cartwright.

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

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Crate Family Origin

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Crate Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crate. A less common occupation for the Crate family was Blacksmith. The most common Crate occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Crate's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Crate | Data not to scale

Crate Historical Records

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Crate Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Crate life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Crate in 1952 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Crate

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