Cargle Family History

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Cargle Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Scottish Cargill. Americanized spelling of South German Kargl, a diminutive of Karg.

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

Similar surnames: Cargile, Carle, Harle, Cale, Cordle, Cadle, Cagle, Yagle, Crile

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Cargle Family Origin

Where is the Cargle family from?

Cargle Family Occupations

What did your Cargle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cargle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Cargle's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cargle. A less common occupation for the Cargle family was Infirm.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Infirm


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cargle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cargle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cargle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cargle 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Cargle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 306 military records available for the last name Cargle. For the veterans among your Cargle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cargle Life Expectancy

What is the average Cargle lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Cargle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Cargle in 1943 was 62, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cargle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cargle 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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