Carre Family History

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Carre Name Meaning

French (Carré): from Old French carré ‘square’ (Latin quadratus), applied as a nickname for a squat, thickset man.

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

Similar surnames: Carne, Carrel, Marre, Barre, Carro, Caire, Large, Harre, Garbe, Cale

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Carre Family Origin

Where is the Carre family from?

Carre Family Occupations

What did your Carre ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Musician and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carre. 59% of Carre women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Musician

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • House Duties
  • Housekeeper

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

Carre Historical Records

What Carre family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Carre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carre 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Carre. 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 Carre. For the veterans among your Carre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carre Life Expectancy

What is the average Carre lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Carre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Carre in 1959 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carre 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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