Cariker Family History

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Cariker Name Meaning

Irish or German: see Carriker.

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

Similar surnames: Carriker, Caraker, Carver, Carriger, Karriker, Barker, Nartker

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Cariker Family Origin

Where is the Cariker family from?

Cariker Family Occupations

What did your Cariker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cariker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Cariker's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cariker. A less common occupation for the Cariker family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Labr

  • Farming


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

Cariker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cariker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cariker 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 49 immigration records available for the last name Cariker. 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 693 military records available for the last name Cariker. For the veterans among your Cariker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cariker Life Expectancy

What is the average Cariker lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Cariker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cariker in 1955 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cariker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cariker 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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