Carre Name Meaning

French (Carré): from Old French carré ‘square’ (Latin quadratus), applied as a nickname for a squat, thickset man.

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


Similar surnames: Carne, Carrel, Marre, Barre, Carro, Caire, Large, Harre, Garbe, Cale

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Carre Family Origin

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Carre Family Occupations

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

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  • Cult.

    27%
  • Cult.'S Son

    13%
  • Cultivateur

    13%
  • Cultivateur Son

    13%

In 1881, cult., Cult.'S Son and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carre. A less common occupation for the Carre family was Cultivateur Son. The most common Carre occupation in Canada was Cult.. 27% of Carre's were Cult.s.

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Carre Historical Records

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Carre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Carre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Carre in 1959 was 35, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carre

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