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Carris Name Meaning

English variant spelling of Carras. Portuguese: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Leiria, so named with the plural of carril ‘thoroughfare’ (from Latin carrile).

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

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Carris Family Origin

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Carris Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carris family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carris. The most common Carris occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Carris's were Farmers.

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Carris Historical Records

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Carris Life Expectancy

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