Carignan Family History

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Carignan Name Meaning

French: habitational name for someone from Carignano in Piedmont, Italy.

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


Similar surnames: Davignon, Brignac, Sirignano, Farina, Cariveau, Carmona, Sarinana

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Carignan Family Origin

Where is the Carignan family from?

Carignan Family Occupations

What did your Carignan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carignan. A less common occupation for the Carignan family was Cultivateur Son. The most common Carignan occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 44% of Carignan's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    44%
  • Journalier

    11%
  • Son

    8%
  • Cultivateur Son

    6%

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

Carignan Historical Records

What Carignan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carignan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carignan 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Carignan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Carignan. For the veterans among your Carignan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carignan Life Expectancy

What is the average Carignan lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Carignan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Carignan in 1952 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carignan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carignan 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.

Famous Carignan Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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