Carwile Family History

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Carwile Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Karweil, a metonymic occupational name for a herbalist or herb dealer, from Middle Low German karwe(l) ‘chervil’.

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


Similar surnames: Carline, Crile, Cargle, Cargile, Canipe, Carnine, Barile, Carle

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Carwile Family Origin

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Carwile Family Occupations

What did your Carwile ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Carwile. 25% of Carwile men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Carwile women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carwile were Farm Laborer and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    6%
  • Looper
    6%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%

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

Carwile Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Carwile. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carwile 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 306 immigration records available for the last name Carwile. 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 Carwile. For the veterans among your Carwile ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carwile Life Expectancy

What is the average Carwile lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Carwile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Carwile in 1954 was 31, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carwile

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