Carias Family History

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Carias Name Meaning

Portuguese and Spanish (Carías): unexplained; probably a topographic name from the plural of a shortened form of Portuguese alcaria (Spanish alquería) ‘little village’ or ‘shed’ or denoting a kind of violet, of Arabic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Farias, Arias, Casias, Vargas, Frias, Carras, Matias, Laris, Carlos

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Carias Family Origin

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Carias Family Occupations

What did your Carias ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Carias. A less common occupation for the Carias family was Keeps House. The most common Carias occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Carias's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


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Carias Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 358 census records available for the last name Carias. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carias 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 791 immigration records available for the last name Carias. 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 26 military records available for the last name Carias. For the veterans among your Carias ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carias Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Carias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Carias in 1966 was 70, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carias 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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