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Carlyon Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from any of three places in Cornwall called Carlyon, in St. Minver and Kea parishes. The first element is Celtic ker ‘fort’; the second could represent the plural of Cornish legh ‘slab’.

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

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Carlyon Family Origin

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Carlyon Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    29%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%

In 1880, Miner, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carlyon. A less common occupation for the Carlyon family was Clerk In Store. The most common Carlyon occupation in the USA was Miner. 29% of Carlyon's were Miners.

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Carlyon Life Expectancy

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