Karis Name Meaning

variant of Karas. from Karius, a reduced form of the personal name Makarios (see Macario).

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


Similar surnames: Caris, Kares, Paris, Karas, Kari, Faris, Maris, Kalis, Ris, Kaps

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Karis Family Origin

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Karis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter-Joiner

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Machinist

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Karis family was Machinist. Farmer, Carpenter-Joiner and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karis. The most common Karis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Karis's were Farmers.

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Karis Historical Records

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Karis Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Karis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Karis in 1948 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karis

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