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Carlin Name Meaning

Irish (now also common in Scotland): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cairealláin, an Ulster family name, also sometimes Anglicized as Carlton, meaning ‘descendant of Caireallán’, a diminutive of the personal name Caireall. French: from a pet form of Charles. Swedish: probably a habitational name from any of various places named with Karl- or from the personal name + -in, a common suffix of Swedish family names (originally Latin -inus ‘descendant of’). Italian (Venice): from a pet form of the personal name Carlo, Italian form of Charles. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): Americanized spelling of Karlin. German: habitational name from Carlin in Brandenburg.

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

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Carlin Family Origin

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Carlin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carlin family was Keeps House. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carlin. The most common Carlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Carlin's were Farmers.

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