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Carriker Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Irish Carraher. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Karricher (see Karcher).

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


Similar surnames: Carriger, Karriker, Carreker, Corriher, Cariker, Caraker, Carringer

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Carriker Family Origin

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Carriker Family Occupations

What did your Carriker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Carriker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Carriker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carriker family was Keeping House. Farmer, Day Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carriker.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Day Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Carriker Historical Records

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

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Carriker Life Expectancy

What is the average Carriker lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Carriker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Carriker in 1945 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carriker 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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