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Carten Name Meaning

Northern Irish: reduced form of McCartan.

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

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Carten Family Origin

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Carten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Carten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Carten's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carten. A less common occupation for the Carten family was Laborer.

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Carten Historical Records

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Carten Life Expectancy

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