Carrara Family History

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Carrara Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from a place named Carrara, from Latin carraria ‘quarry’.

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


Similar surnames: Carrera, Caprara, Carrano, Carraro, Ferrara, Carreira, Cabrera

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Carrara Family Origin

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Carrara Family Occupations

What did your Carrara ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cafe Proprietor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carrara. 10% of Carrara men worked as a Cafe Proprietor and 80% of Carrara women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carrara were Eecleseastrical Stotutory and Hair Dresser

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cafe Proprietor
    10%
  • Cooperative Motor Driver
    10%
  • Corporation General Labourer
    10%
  • Eecleseastrical Stotutory
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Domestic Servant
    10%
  • Hair Dresser
    10%

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

Carrara Historical Records

What Carrara family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Carrara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carrara census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Carrara

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Carrara. 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 955 military records available for the last name Carrara. For the veterans among your Carrara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carrara Life Expectancy

What is the average Carrara lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Carrara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Carrara in 1947 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carrara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carrara 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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