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Carten Name Meaning

Northern Irish: reduced form of McCartan.

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


Similar surnames: Carton, Cartin, Carter, Carthen, Carney, Carden, Garten, Marten

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Carten Family Origin

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Carten Family Occupations

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  • Cooper & Beerseller

    17%
  • Emery Cloth Maker

    17%
  • Gen Lab

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Carten occupation in the UK was Cooper & Beerseller. 17% of Carten's were Cooper & Beersellers. Cooper & Beerseller, Emery Cloth Maker and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carten. A less common occupation for the Carten family was Labourer.

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Carten Historical Records

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Carten Life Expectancy

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