Carron Family History

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Carron Name Meaning

French and English: variant spelling of Caron 3. Reduced form of Irish McCarron.

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


Similar surnames: Cardon, Carton, Farron, Harron, Corron, Carrow, Catron, Marron, Caron

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Carron Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Carron name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Carron. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    33%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    22%

  • France

    9%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • Italy

    7%

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Carron Family Origin

Where is the Carron family from?

Carron Family Occupations

What did your Carron ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Coal Miner and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carron. A less common occupation for the Carron family was Boiler Maker. The most common Carron occupation in the UK was Labourer. 11% of Carron's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    11%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Basket Maker

    4%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

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

Carron Historical Records

What Carron family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Carron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carron 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Carron. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Carron. For the veterans among your Carron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carron Life Expectancy

What is the average Carron lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Carron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Carron in 1944 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carron

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carron 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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