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Cartmell Name Meaning

English (Cumbria and Lancashire): habitational name for someone from Cartmel in Cumbria (formerly in Lancashire), the site of a famous priory, inland from Cartmel Sands. The place name is derived from Old Norse kartr ‘rocky ground’ + melr ‘sandbank’.

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

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Cartmell Family Origin

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Cartmell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cartmell. The most common Cartmell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Cartmell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cartmell family was Keeping House.

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Cartmell Historical Records

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Cartmell Life Expectancy

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