Carrara Family History

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Carrara Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from a place named Carrara, from Latin carraria ‘quarry’.

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


Similar surnames: Carrera, Caprara, Carrano, Carraro, Ferrara, Carreira, Cabrera

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Carrara Family Origin

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Carrara Family Occupations

What did your Carrara ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Dealer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Carrara. 67% of Carrara men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Carrara women worked as a Dealer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carrara were Labourer and Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Labourer
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Dealer
    50%
  • Manager
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Carrara Historical Records

What Carrara family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Carrara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carrara 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Carrara. 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 955 military records available for the last name Carrara. For the veterans among your Carrara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carrara Life Expectancy

What is the average Carrara lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Carrara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Carrara in 1947 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carrara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carrara 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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