Caroll Family History

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Caroll Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Carroll.

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

Similar surnames: Carol, Carrel, Carvell, Cahall, Carrol, Capell, Carolan, Carolla

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Caroll Family Origin

Where is the Caroll family from?

Caroll Family Occupations

What did your Caroll ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Caroll family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caroll. The most common Caroll occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Caroll's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Caroll Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Caroll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caroll census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Caroll. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Caroll. For the veterans among your Caroll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caroll Life Expectancy

What is the average Caroll lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Caroll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Caroll in 1967 was 75, and 70 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caroll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caroll 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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