Carriker Family History

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Carriker Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Irish Carraher. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Karricher (see Karcher).

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

Similar surnames: Carriger, Karriker, Carreker, Corriher, Cariker, Caraker, Carringer

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Carriker Family Origin

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Carriker Family Occupations

What did your Carriker ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Carriker occupation in the UK was Carter. 100% of Carriker's were Carters.

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Carriker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Carriker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carriker 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 202 immigration records available for the last name Carriker. 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 Carriker. For the veterans among your Carriker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carriker Life Expectancy

What is the average Carriker lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Carriker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Carriker in 1945 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carriker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carriker 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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