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Carse Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: topographic or habitational name from Scottish kerss, carse ‘low and fertile land, generally adjacent to a river’, as in Carse of Falkirk, Carse of Forth, Carse of Gowrie, etc. There are also places called Carse in Kirkcudbrightshire and Argyllshire which could have given rise to the surname.

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


Similar surnames: Corse, Carne, Marse, Halse, Clare, Lare, Carie, Furse, Carden, Caire

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Carse Family Origin

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Carse Family Occupations

What did your Carse ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Carse. 3% of Carse men worked as a General Labourer Retired and 38% of Carse women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carse were At School and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer Retired
    3%
  • Aircraft Designer Howlner Aircraft Ltd
    2%
  • Apprentised Journalist
    2%
  • At School
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    38%
  • Nursemental
    5%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    3%

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

Carse Historical Records

What Carse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Carse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carse 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 Carse. 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 Carse. For the veterans among your Carse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carse Life Expectancy

What is the average Carse lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Carse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Carse in 1962 was 43, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carse 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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