Carraher Family History

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Carraher Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhearchair ‘son of Fearchar’, a personal name derived from Celtic fear ‘man’ + car ‘dear’, ‘beloved’.

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


Similar surnames: Carrie, Carver, Carnahan, Caraher, Carragher, Karraker, Carrel

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Carraher Family Origin

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Carraher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%
  • Cart Driver

    4%
  • Grocer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Carraher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Carraher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carraher family was Grocer. Farmer, Boiler Maker and Cart Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carraher.

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Carraher Historical Records

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Carraher Life Expectancy

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