Scarlett Family History

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Scarlett Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia): metonymic occupational name for a dyer or for a seller of rich, bright fabrics, from Old French escarlate ‘scarlet cloth’ (Late Latin scarlata).

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


Similar surnames: Scarlato, Barrett, Carnett, Pallett, Corlett, Scarlata, Barnett

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Scarlett Family Origin

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Scarlett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Scholar

    12%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Scarlett family was Laborer. Farmer, Scholar and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scarlett. The most common Scarlett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Scarlett's were Farmers.

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Scarlett Historical Records

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Scarlett Life Expectancy

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