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Cartier Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cartier name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cartier. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    29%

  • France

    23%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Italy

    5%

  • Germanic Europe

    5%

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Cartier Family Origin

Where is the Cartier family from?

Cartier Family Occupations

What did your Cartier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cartier. A less common occupation for the Cartier family was Brick Maker. The most common Cartier occupation in the USA was Laborer. 14% of Cartier's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Brick Maker

    5%

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

Cartier Historical Records

What Cartier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Cartier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cartier 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cartier. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Cartier. For the veterans among your Cartier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cartier Life Expectancy

What is the average Cartier lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Cartier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Cartier in 1946 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cartier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cartier 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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