Carnett Family History

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Carnett Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of French Carnet, which may be a reduced form of Carrenet, a derivative of Carré (see Carre), or alternatively a derivative of carnet ‘tax register’ and therefore a metonymic occupational name for a tax collector.

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


Similar surnames: Garnett, Barrett, Arnett, Carne, Carneal, Curnutt, Barnett, Scarlett

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Carnett Family Origin

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Carnett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Carnett. The most common Carnett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Carnett's were Farmers.

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Carnett Life Expectancy

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