Charlier Family History

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Charlier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a cartwright, from Old French charrelier, a derivative of charrel ‘cart’, a diminutive of char, Late Latin carrum. Compare Carrier.

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

Similar surnames: Chartier, Carrier, Charles, Barbier, Callier, Carver, Marler

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Charlier Family Origin

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Charlier Family Occupations

What did your Charlier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Charlier family was Professer Music Languages. Commercial (Clerk), Engineers (Practical)(Clerk) and Insurance Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charlier. The most common Charlier occupation in the UK was Commercial (Clerk). 20% of Charlier's were Commercial (Clerk)s.

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  • Commercial (Clerk)

  • Engineers (Practical)(Clerk)

  • Insurance Clerk

  • Professer Music Languages


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Charlier ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Charlier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Charlier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Charlier 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Charlier. 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 841 military records available for the last name Charlier. For the veterans among your Charlier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Charlier Life Expectancy

What is the average Charlier lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Charlier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Charlier in 1957 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Charlier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Charlier 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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