Carmel Family History

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Carmel Name Meaning

Jewish: Americanized spelling of Karmel. French: perhaps from Carme ‘Carmelite friar’. The Carmelites are a mendicant order, founded at Mount Carmel during the Crusades.

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


Similar surnames: Karmel, Carmen, Camel, Carmer, Harmel, Carrel, Hamel, Carper, Carver

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Carmel Family Origin

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Carmel Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    33%
  • Cultivateur Son

    15%
  • Commercant

    6%
  • Journalier

    6%

In 1881, the most common Carmel occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 33% of Carmel's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Carmel family was Journalier. Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Commercant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carmel.

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Carmel Historical Records

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Carmel Life Expectancy

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