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Crain Surname History
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- Crain family history
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- Crain last name meaning & etymology
- Crain spelling & pronunciation
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Crain Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Crain can be difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Crain may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Crain Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Crain come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Crain originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Crain Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Crain were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Crain. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Crain surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Crain vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over the years.
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Crain Family Tree
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- Margaret J (McElroy) Crain born 1858
- Madeline Crain 1895 - 1974
- Dolores L Crain 1936 - 1992
- Margaret H Crain 1888 - 1967
- Lela Crain 1893 - 1971
- Louis S Crain 1939 - 1999
- Ella A Crain 1893 - 1984
- Harold W Crain 1929 - 1993
- Eleanor Crain 1928 - 2005
- Rebecca W Crain 1904 - 2001