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Cartright Name Meaning

Variant of English Cartwright or possibly an altered form of Dutch Kortrijk (see Courtright).

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


Similar surnames: Cortright, Cutright, Courtright, Kortright, Courtwright, Cartwright

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Cartright Family Origin

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Cartright Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Going To School

    23%
  • Barrister

    8%
  • Carriage Maker

    8%

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Barrister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cartright. A less common occupation for the Cartright family was Carriage Maker. The most common Cartright occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Cartright's were Farmers.

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Cartright Historical Records

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Cartright Life Expectancy

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