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Carton Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCartan or McCartney. Northern French: occupational name for a carter, charreton, charton. French: from Old French carton, a measure of cereals; hence a metonymic occupational name for a grain merchant.

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


Similar surnames: Caron, Cardon, Charton, Carbon, Carten, Cartin, Caton, Carlton

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Carton Family Origin

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Carton Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Poulterer

    6%
  • Agent For Sale French Clay Pipe

    3%

In 1881, the most common Carton occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 6% of Carton's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Carton family was Agent For Sale French Clay Pipe. Carpenter, Labourer and Poulterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carton.

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Carton Historical Records

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Carton Life Expectancy

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