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Carbon Name Meaning

French and Spanish (Carbón): metonymic occupational name for a charcoal-burner, from Old French, Spanish carbon ‘charcoal’ (from Latin carbo, genitive carbonis).

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


Similar surnames: Carbone, Caron, Cardon, Carton, Capron, Carman, Marron, Baron, Carbo

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Carbon Family Origin

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Carbon Family Occupations

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  • Butler Domestic Serv

    20%
  • Circular Sawyer

    20%
  • Lady... Outfitter

    20%
  • Stoker On G W Railway

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carbon family was Stoker On G W Railway. Butler Domestic Serv, Circular Sawyer and Lady... Outfitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carbon. The most common Carbon occupation in the UK was Butler Domestic Serv. 20% of Carbon's were Butler Domestic Servs.

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Carbon Historical Records

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Carbon Life Expectancy

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