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Carthen Name Meaning

Probably a variant of northern Irish Carten.

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


Similar surnames: Cauthen, Carten, Carter, Cauthon, Carton, Carlen, Caraher, Sarten

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Carthen Family Origin

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Carthen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Minister

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carthen. The most common Carthen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Carthen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carthen family was Minister.

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Carthen Historical Records

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Carthen Life Expectancy

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