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Carlisle Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the Cumbrian city of Carlisle, in whose name Celtic cair ‘fort’ has been compounded with the Romano-British name of the settlement, Luguvalium.

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


Similar surnames: Carville, Carlile, Carlin, Carris, Callis, Delisle, Carlyle, Carline

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Carlisle Family Origin

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Carlisle Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1881, the most common Carlisle occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 3% of Carlisle's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Carlisle family was Blacksmith. Coal Miner, Joiner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carlisle.

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Carlisle Historical Records

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Carlisle Life Expectancy

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