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Carli Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Carlo . It is also found in Slovenia; compare 3 below. Swiss German: variant of Karle . Italianized form of Slovenian Karlovič (see Karlovich ) and Kralj .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Carle, Carlin, Sarli, Carll, Cali, Carls, Carlini, Carl, Canali

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Where is the Carli family from?

You can see how Carli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Carli family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Carli families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 23 Carli families living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Carli's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Carli families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Carli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Carli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Carli. 17% of Carli men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Carli women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carli were Miner and Waitress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Miner
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Clerk
    15%
  • Waitress
    15%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Carli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carli census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Carli. 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 Cards

There are 937 military records available for the last name Carli. For the veterans among your Carli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Carli lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Carli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Carli in 1954 was 23, and 83 in 2004.

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