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Carruth Name Meaning

Scottish: from the lands of Carruth in the parish of Kilmacolm in Renfrewshire.

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


Similar surnames: Caruth, Carlough, Parrish, Warmuth, Strouth, Barratt, Baruch, Warth

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Carruth Family Origin

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Carruth Family Occupations

What did your Carruth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Railway Signalman and Weaver Tapestry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carruth. The most common Carruth occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Carruth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carruth family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Railway Signalman

    6%
  • Weaver Tapestry

    6%
  • Baker

    3%

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

Carruth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carruth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carruth census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Carruth

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Carruth. 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 Carruth. For the veterans among your Carruth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carruth Life Expectancy

What is the average Carruth lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Carruth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Carruth in 1944 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carruth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carruth 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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