Carnahan Family History

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Carnahan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cearncháin (see Kernaghan).

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


Similar surnames: Carnathan, Hanahan, Conahan, Manahan, Murnahan, Canavan, Banahan

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Carnahan Family Origin

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Carnahan Family Occupations

What did your Carnahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carnahan family was Farming. The most common Carnahan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Carnahan's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carnahan.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Carnahan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Carnahan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Carnahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Carnahan lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Carnahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Carnahan in 1940 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carnahan 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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