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Carolan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cearbhalláin, a northern and midland Irish name meaning ‘descendant of Cearbhallán’, a diminutive of the personal name Cearbhall (see Carroll).

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


Similar surnames: Callan, Carlin, Carlan, Cavan, Ronan, Coan, Carolina, Cahalan

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Carolan Family Origin

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Carolan Family Occupations

What did your Carolan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, agric. Lab., Bricklayers Labourer and Color Sergt 58th Regent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carolan. The most common Carolan occupation in the UK was Agric. Lab.. 6% of Carolan's were Agric. Lab.s. A less common occupation for the Carolan family was Dock Labourer.

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  • Agric. Lab.

    6%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    6%
  • Color Sergt 58th Regent

    6%
  • Dock Labourer

    6%

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Carolan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Carolan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Carolan Life Expectancy

What is the average Carolan lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Carolan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Carolan in 1944 was 34, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carolan 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.

Famous Carolan Family

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