Cartmell Family History

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Cartmell Name Meaning

English (Cumbria and Lancashire): habitational name for someone from Cartmel in Cumbria (formerly in Lancashire), the site of a famous priory, inland from Cartmel Sands. The place name is derived from Old Norse kartr ‘rocky ground’ + melr ‘sandbank’.

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


Similar surnames: Cantrell, Hartell, Castell, Carswell, Cantwell, Sartwell, Hartwell

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Cartmell Family Origin

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Cartmell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Contractor

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cartmell family was Teamster. Farmer and Contractor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cartmell. The most common Cartmell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Cartmell's were Farmers.

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Cartmell Historical Records

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Cartmell Life Expectancy

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