Carolus Family History

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Carolus Name Meaning

Spanish: from the humanistic personal name Carolus, a Latinized form of the Germanic personal name Karl (see Carl and Charles).

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

Similar surnames: Carles, Harold, Carlos, Carolan, Carleo, Karol, Cadmus, Darius

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Carolus Family Origin

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Carolus Family Occupations

What did your Carolus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carolus family was Bone Black Manufacturer. The most common Carolus occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 23% of Carolus's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carolus.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Bone Black Manufacturer


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

Carolus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Carolus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carolus 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 413 immigration records available for the last name Carolus. 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 447 military records available for the last name Carolus. For the veterans among your Carolus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carolus Life Expectancy

What is the average Carolus lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Carolus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Carolus in 1945 was 32, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carolus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carolus 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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