Cargill Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Cargill Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Cargill, a place in eastern Perthshire.

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


Similar surnames: Cargile, Cardell, Cavill, Carville, Cowgill, Cargal, Cardiel, Carvell

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Cargill Family Origin

Where is the Cargill family from?

SHOW MORE

Cargill Family Occupations

What did your Cargill ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farmer Son

    13%
  • Lumberer

    13%
  • Hotell Keeper

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer Son and Lumberer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cargill. A less common occupation for the Cargill family was Hotell Keeper. The most common Cargill occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Cargill's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Cargill | Data not to scale

Cargill Historical Records

What Cargill family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Cargill ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Cargill

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Cargill Life Expectancy

What is the average Cargill lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cargill 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Cargill Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name