Carls Family History

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Carls Name Meaning

English, Dutch, or German: patronymic from Carl.

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


Similar surnames: Carll, Carl, Carle, Caris, Karls, Cords, Carli, Cates, Cale, Vails

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Carls Family Origin

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Carls Family Occupations

What did your Carls ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Carls occupation in Canada was Journeyman. 100% of Carls's were Journeymans.

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  • Journeyman

    100%

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Carls Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Carls Life Expectancy

What is the average Carls lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Carls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Carls in 1950 was 64, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carls 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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