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Carbonell Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): nickname for a man with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from a diminutive of Anglo-Norman French carbon ‘charcoal’. Catalan and southern French: from a personal name, Carbonellus, derived from Latin carbo ‘coal’, ‘charcoal’.

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


Similar surnames: Carbone, Carnell, Carbon, Corbell, Carbonaro, Cornell, Parnell

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Carbonell Family Origin

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Carbonell Family Occupations

What did your Carbonell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carbonell family was Wine Merchant. The most common Carbonell occupation in the UK was Fundholder. 33% of Carbonell's were Fundholders. Fundholder and Rector Of Littleton On Severn were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Carbonell.

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  • Fundholder

    33%
  • Rector Of Littleton On Severn

    33%
  • Wine Merchant

    33%

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

Carbonell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Carbonell. 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 Carbonell. For the veterans among your Carbonell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carbonell Life Expectancy

What is the average Carbonell lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Carbonell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Carbonell in 1952 was 38, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carbonell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carbonell 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.

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