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

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Carre Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Carre occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Carre's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carre family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Fisherman and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carre.

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Carre Historical Records

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Carre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carre

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