Cargal Family History

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Cargal Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish Cargill. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Kargl (see Cargle).

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


Similar surnames: Cargle, Creal, Cargile, Carman, Carmel, Cargo, Gargas, Carl, Warga

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Cargal Family Origin

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Cargal Family Occupations

What did your Cargal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cargal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Cargal's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cargal. A less common occupation for the Cargal family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Grocer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Cargal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cargal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cargal 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 Cargal. 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 Cargal. For the veterans among your Cargal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cargal Life Expectancy

What is the average Cargal lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Cargal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Cargal in 1964 was 70, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cargal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cargal 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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