Carriger Family History

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Carriger Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Irish Carraher. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Kärcher (see Karcher) or Kariger, a variant of Karger.

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


Similar surnames: Carriker, Harriger, Carringer, Corriher, Karriker, Garringer

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Carriger Family Origin

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Carriger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Day Laborer

    4%
  • Druggist And Physician

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carriger. The most common Carriger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Carriger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carriger family was Druggist And Physician.

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Carriger Historical Records

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Carriger Life Expectancy

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