Carlos Family History

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Carlos Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the personal name Carlos, Spanish equivalent of Charles.

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

Similar surnames: Carlo, Carles, Caro, Carlisi, Carlon, Carolus, Claros, Carleo, Barros

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Carlos Family Origin

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Carlos Family Occupations

What did your Carlos ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carlos family was Railway Clerk. The most common Carlos occupation in the UK was Car Cab Driver. 20% of Carlos's were Car Cab Drivers. Car Cab Driver, Hair Dresser and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carlos.

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  • Car Cab Driver

  • Hair Dresser

  • Labourer

  • Railway Clerk


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

Carlos Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Carlos Life Expectancy

What is the average Carlos lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Carlos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Carlos in 1954 was 36, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carlos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carlos 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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