Carnett Family History
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Carnett Name Meaning
Possibly an altered spelling of French Carnet, which may be a reduced form of Carrenet, a derivative of Carré (see Carre), or alternatively a derivative of carnet ‘tax register’ and therefore a metonymic occupational name for a tax collector.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Garnett, Barrett, Arnett, Carne, Carneal, Curnutt, Barnett, Scarlett