Carta Name Meaning

Italian (Sardinia and Sicily): metonymic occupational name for a notary or administrator, from carta ‘document’.

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


Similar surnames: Carda, Cart, Carota, Warta, Carra, Corda, Tarte, Kara, Catto, Cara

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Carta Family Origin

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Carta Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Labr

    20%
  • Seaman

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Carta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Carta's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carta. A less common occupation for the Carta family was Seaman.

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Carta Historical Records

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Carta Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Carta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Carta in 1957 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carta

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