Carra Family History

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Carra Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name for someone who lived on stoney land, from carra ‘stone’, ‘rock’. Spanish: topographic name from carra ‘narrow path’, ‘track’.

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

Similar surnames: Carro, Capra, Carda, Parra, Cerro, Barra, Cerra, Marra, Corral, Carr

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Carra Family Origin

Where is the Carra family from?

Carra Family Occupations

What did your Carra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Carra occupation in the USA was Architect. 20% of Carra's were Architects. A less common occupation for the Carra family was Shipping Clerk. Architect, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carra.

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  • Architect

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Shipping Clerk


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

Carra Historical Records

What Carra family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Carra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carra 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Carra. 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 623 military records available for the last name Carra. For the veterans among your Carra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carra Life Expectancy

What is the average Carra lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Carra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Carra in 1957 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carra 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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