Karrer Family History

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Karrer Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: metonymic occupational name for a carter or cartwright, from Middle High German karre ‘barrow’ + -er agent suffix.

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


Similar surnames: Karren, Harrer, Karner, Karber, Karre, Karter, Maurer, Farber, Kasner

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Karrer Family Origin

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Karrer Family Occupations

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  • Tanner

    13%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Dealer In Implements

    7%
  • Farm Hand

    7%

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In 1880, Tanner, Cooper and Dealer In Implements were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karrer. A less common occupation for the Karrer family was Farm Hand. The most common Karrer occupation in the USA was Tanner. 13% of Karrer's were Tanners.

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Karrer Historical Records

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Karrer Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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