Charlier Family History

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Charlier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a cartwright, from Old French charrelier, a derivative of charrel ‘cart’, a diminutive of char, Late Latin carrum. Compare Carrier.

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


Similar surnames: Chartier, Carrier, Charles, Barbier, Callier, Carver, Marler

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Charlier Family Origin

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Charlier Family Occupations

What did your Charlier ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Comptable were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Charlier. 19% of Charlier men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Charlier women worked as a Comptable. Some less common occupations for Americans named Charlier were Cult and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Labourer
    11%
  • Commis
    6%
  • Cult
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Comptable
    20%
  • Commis
    10%
  • Cultivateur
    10%
  • Farmer
    10%

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

Charlier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Charlier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Charlier 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Charlier. 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 841 military records available for the last name Charlier. For the veterans among your Charlier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Charlier Life Expectancy

What is the average Charlier lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Charlier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Charlier in 1957 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Charlier ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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