Carrig Family History

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Carrig Name Meaning

reduced form of McCarrick. Anglicization of Gaelic de Carraig, a topographic name referring to some particular rock, from carraig ‘rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Carrick, Carrie, Harris, Currie, Corris, Craig, Carrow, Carr, Caris

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Carrig Family Origin

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Carrig Family Occupations

What did your Carrig ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Carrig. 42% of Carrig men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Carrig women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carrig were Manager and Farm Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    42%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Manager
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • Waitress
    14%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%

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

Carrig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Carrig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carrig 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 Carrig. 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 590 military records available for the last name Carrig. For the veterans among your Carrig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carrig Life Expectancy

What is the average Carrig lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Carrig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Carrig in 1963 was 64, and 82 in 2004.

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