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Cartright Name Meaning

Variant of English Cartwright or possibly an altered form of Dutch Kortrijk (see Courtright).

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


Similar surnames: Cortright, Cutright, Courtright, Kortright, Courtwright, Cartwright

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Cartright Family Origin

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Cartright Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    14%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Boarding House Keeper

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cartright family was Boarding House Keeper. Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cartright. The most common Cartright occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 14% of Cartright's were Coal Miners.

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Cartright Historical Records

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Cartright Life Expectancy

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