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Cartin Name Meaning

Irish (Dublin and Louth): shortened form of McCartan .

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


Similar surnames: Carton, Carten, Curtin, Hartin, Cardin, Sartin, Carlin, Martin

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Where is the Cartin family from?

You can see how Cartin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cartin family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cartin families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Cartin families living in Kentucky. This was about 20% of all the recorded Cartin's in USA. Kentucky and 2 other states had the highest population of Cartin families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cartin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cartin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Cartin. 24% of Cartin men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Cartin women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cartin were Farm Laborer and Teacher. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
    14%
  • Maid
    12%
  • Typist
    9%
  • Teacher
    9%
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Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Cartin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cartin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Cartin. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cartin. For the veterans among your Cartin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cartin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cartin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Cartin in 1961 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

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