Carlsson Family History

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Carlsson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Carl.

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


Similar surnames: Karlsson, Carlson, Larsson, Carlsen, Karlson, Charleson, Callison

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Carlsson Family Origin

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Carlsson Family Occupations

What did your Carlsson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Carlsson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Carlsson's were Farmers. Farmer and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Carlsson.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Cabinet Maker

    25%

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

Carlsson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Carlsson Life Expectancy

What is the average Carlsson lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Carlsson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Carlsson in 1957 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carlsson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carlsson 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 Carlsson Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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