Carriker Family History

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Carriker Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Irish Carraher. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Karricher (see Karcher).

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


Similar surnames: Carriger, Karriker, Carreker, Corriher, Cariker, Caraker, Carringer

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Carriker Family Origin

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Carriker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Day Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carriker family was Keeping House. The most common Carriker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Carriker's were Farmers. Farmer, Day Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carriker.

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Carriker Historical Records

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Carriker Life Expectancy

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