Carlos Family History

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Carlos Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the personal name Carlos, Spanish equivalent of Charles.

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


Similar surnames: Carlo, Carles, Caro, Carlisi, Carlon, Carolus, Claros, Carleo, Barros

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Carlos Family Origin

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Carlos Family Occupations

What did your Carlos ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Bardeur were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Carlos. 22% of Carlos men worked as a Cultivateur and 17% of Carlos women worked as a Bardeur. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carlos were Waiter and Fruiter

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    22%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Journalier
    6%
  • Waiter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bardeur
    17%
  • Colire
    17%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Fruiter
    17%

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

Carlos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Carlos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carlos 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Carlos. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Carlos. For the veterans among your Carlos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carlos Life Expectancy

What is the average Carlos lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Carlos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Carlos in 1954 was 36, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carlos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carlos 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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