Carta Family History

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Carta Name Meaning

Italian (Sardinia and Sicily): metonymic occupational name for a notary or administrator, from carta ‘document’.

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

Similar surnames: Carda, Cart, Carota, Warta, Carra, Corda, Tarte, Kara, Catto, Cara

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Carta Family Origin

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Carta Family Occupations

What did your Carta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carta family was Seaman. Farmer, Farming and Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carta. The most common Carta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Carta's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Labr

  • Seaman


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

Carta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Carta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carta 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Carta. 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 752 military records available for the last name Carta. For the veterans among your Carta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carta Life Expectancy

What is the average Carta lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Carta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Carta in 1957 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carta 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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