Carrig Family History

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Carrig Name Meaning

reduced form of McCarrick. Anglicization of Gaelic de Carraig, a topographic name referring to some particular rock, from carraig ‘rock’.

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

Similar surnames: Carrick, Carrie, Harris, Currie, Corris, Craig, Carrow, Carr, Caris

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Carrig Family Origin

Where is the Carrig family from?

Carrig Family Occupations

What did your Carrig ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Barman and Barmaid Public House were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carrig. 20% of Carrig men worked as a Barman and 15% of Carrig women worked as a Barmaid Public House. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carrig were Foreman Concrete turpentine and Dress Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Barman
  • Builders Cost Clerk cash
  • Concretor Ready Worker
  • Foreman Concrete turpentine

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Barmaid Public House
  • Blouse Machinist
  • Civil Servant G P O
  • Dress Machinist

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

Carrig Historical Records

What Carrig family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Carrig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carrig 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Carrig. 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 590 military records available for the last name Carrig. For the veterans among your Carrig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carrig Life Expectancy

What is the average Carrig lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Carrig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Carrig in 1963 was 64, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carrig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carrig 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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