Scarlett Family History

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Scarlett Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia): metonymic occupational name for a dyer or for a seller of rich, bright fabrics, from Old French escarlate ‘scarlet cloth’ (Late Latin scarlata).

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


Similar surnames: Scarlato, Barrett, Carnett, Pallett, Corlett, Scarlata, Barnett

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Scarlett Family Origin

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Scarlett Family Occupations

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

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  • Butcher

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, Butcher, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scarlett. A less common occupation for the Scarlett family was Coal Miner. The most common Scarlett occupation in the UK was Butcher. 4% of Scarlett's were Butchers.

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Scarlett Historical Records

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Scarlett Life Expectancy

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