Carmen Family History

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Carmen Name Meaning

Spanish: from the Marian epithet (María del) Carmen ‘Our Lady of Carmel’, a reference to Mount Carmel (meaning ‘garden’ or ‘orchard’) in the Holy Land, which was populated from early Christian times by hermits. Spanish: habitational name from any of various places in Spain named El Carmen, for example in the province of Cuenca. English: variant spelling of Carman.

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


Similar surnames: Carden, Carmine, Carmon, Carman, Carlin, Carmer, Carmean, Campen

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Carmen Family Origin

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Carmen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Servant

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carmen family was Servant. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carmen. The most common Carmen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Carmen's were Farmers.

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Carmen Historical Records

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Carmen Life Expectancy

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