Carneal Family History

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Carneal Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Carneil near Dunfermline, Fife. Possibly an altered spelling of North German Ka(r)nehl, an occupational name for a spicer, from Kaneel ‘cinnamon’.

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

Similar surnames: Cardell, Carnal, Carnett, Karner, Carrel, Carnell, Cornell, Carrell

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Carneal Family Origin

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Carneal Family Occupations

What did your Carneal ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Carneal. 18% of Carneal men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Carneal women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carneal were Farming and Examiner

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Operator
  • Seamstress
  • Examiner

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

Carneal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Carneal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carneal 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 272 immigration records available for the last name Carneal. 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 966 military records available for the last name Carneal. For the veterans among your Carneal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carneal Life Expectancy

What is the average Carneal lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Carneal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Carneal in 1956 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carneal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carneal 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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