Carleton Family History

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Carleton Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Carlton.

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


Similar surnames: Tarleton, Carlton, Colleton, Curenton, Coulston, Crayton, Eagleton

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Carleton Family Origin

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Carleton Family Occupations

What did your Carleton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Carleton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Carleton's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carleton. A less common occupation for the Carleton family was School.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Clerk

    6%
  • Mason

    6%
  • School

    6%

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

Carleton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carleton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carleton 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 Carleton. 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 Carleton. For the veterans among your Carleton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carleton Life Expectancy

What is the average Carleton lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Carleton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Carleton in 1941 was 39, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carleton

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carleton 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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