Carias Family History

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Carias Name Meaning

Portuguese and Spanish (Carías): unexplained; probably a topographic name from the plural of a shortened form of Portuguese alcaria (Spanish alquería) ‘little village’ or ‘shed’ or denoting a kind of violet, of Arabic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Farias, Arias, Casias, Vargas, Frias, Carras, Matias, Laris, Carlos

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Carias Family Origin

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Carias Family Occupations

What did your Carias ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, At School and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carias. 13% of Carias men worked as an At School and 50% of Carias women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carias were Cemetery Foreman and Manufacturers Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • At School
    13%
  • Blind Leasioner
    13%
  • Canteen Worker
    13%
  • Cemetery Foreman
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • millinery
    10%
  • Grocery Shop Assistant
    10%
  • Manufacturers Clerk
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Carias Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 358 census records available for the last name Carias. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carias 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 791 immigration records available for the last name Carias. 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 26 military records available for the last name Carias. For the veterans among your Carias ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carias Life Expectancy

What is the average Carias lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Carias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Carias in 1966 was 70, and 58 in 2004.

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