Cairnes Family History

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Cairnes Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Cairns.

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


Similar surnames: Carnes, Caine, Carns, Maines, Haines, Karnes, Bires, Ines, Cairns

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Cairnes Family Origin

Where is the Cairnes family from?

Cairnes Family Occupations

What did your Cairnes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cairnes. The most common Cairnes occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Cairnes's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Cairnes family was Coalminer.

View Census data for Cairnes | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Coalminer

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cairnes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cairnes Historical Records

What Cairnes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cairnes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cairnes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Cairnes

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cairnes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Cairnes Life Expectancy

What is the average Cairnes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cairnes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Cairnes in 1962 was 75, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cairnes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cairnes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Cairnes Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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