Carls Name Meaning

English, Dutch, or German: patronymic from Carl.

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


Similar surnames: Carll, Carl, Carle, Caris, Karls, Cords, Carli, Cates, Cale, Vails

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Carls Family Origin

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Carls Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Tanner

    8%

In 1880, the most common Carls occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Carls's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carls family was Tanner. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carls.

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Carls Historical Records

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Carls Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Carls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Carls in 1950 was 64, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carls

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