Carrithers Family History

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Carrithers Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Carruthers, Carithers, Carrothers, Carothers, Caruthers, Garrigues

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Carrithers Family Origin

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Carrithers Family Occupations

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Carrithers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carrithers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carrithers 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Carrithers. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Carrithers. For the veterans among your Carrithers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carrithers Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carrithers 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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Famous Carrithers Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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