Carson Family History

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Carson Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: probably a variant of Curzon.

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

Similar surnames: Corson, Carlon, Carton, Karson, Curson, Carron, Caison, Garson

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Carson Family Origin

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Carson Family Occupations

What did your Carson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Carson. 33% of Carson men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Carson women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Carson were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labourer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
  • Student
  • Farmer
  • Housekeeper

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

Carson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 360,000 census records available for the last name Carson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carson 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 42,000 immigration records available for the last name Carson. 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 68,000 military records available for the last name Carson. For the veterans among your Carson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carson Life Expectancy

What is the average Carson lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Carson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Carson in 1940 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

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