Carringer Family History

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Carringer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Geringer.

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

Similar surnames: Barringer, Garringer, Carriger, Gerringer, Carriker, Caplinger

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Carringer Family Origin

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Carringer Family Occupations

What did your Carringer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carringer family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carringer. The most common Carringer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Carringer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Carringer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Carringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carringer 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 164 immigration records available for the last name Carringer. 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 495 military records available for the last name Carringer. For the veterans among your Carringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carringer Life Expectancy

What is the average Carringer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Carringer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Carringer in 1954 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carringer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carringer 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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