Carle Family History

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Carle Name Meaning

English: variant of Carl. French: Norman and Picard form of Charles. Swiss German: variant spelling of Karle.

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


Similar surnames: Cale, Carl, Cadle, Carte, Carli, Harle, Caple, Carll, Earle, Carleo

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Carle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Carle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Carle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    45%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Germanic Europe

    11%

  • France

    6%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    5%

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Carle Family Origin

Where is the Carle family from?

Carle Family Occupations

What did your Carle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carle family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carle. The most common Carle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Carle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Carle Historical Records

What Carle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Carle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carle 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Carle. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Carle. For the veterans among your Carle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carle Life Expectancy

What is the average Carle lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Carle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Carle in 1942 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carle 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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