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Carolan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cearbhalláin, a northern and midland Irish name meaning ‘descendant of Cearbhallán’, a diminutive of the personal name Cearbhall (see Carroll).

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

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Carolan Family Origin

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Carolan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carolan. The most common Carolan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Carolan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carolan family was Laborer.

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Carolan Historical Records

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Carolan Life Expectancy

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Famous Carolan Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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