Carrie Family History

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Carrie Name Meaning

French (Carrié): variant of Carrier. Scottish: reduced form of McHarrie, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhearadhaigh (see McGarry).

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

Similar surnames: Currie, Carr, Corris, Carrig, Carlin, Barrie, Corrie, Carrier, Curie

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Carrie Family Origin

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Carrie Family Occupations

What did your Carrie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Iron Moulder, Fisherman and Flax Dresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carrie. The most common Carrie occupation in the UK was Iron Moulder. 4% of Carrie's were Iron Moulders. A less common occupation for the Carrie family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Iron Moulder

  • Fisherman

  • Flax Dresser

  • Agricultural Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Carrie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Carrie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Carrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carrie 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Carrie. 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 Carrie. For the veterans among your Carrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carrie Life Expectancy

What is the average Carrie lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Carrie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Carrie in 1964 was 72, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carrie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carrie 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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