Carville Family History

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Carville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from places in Calvados and Seine-Maritime named Carville, from the Scandinavian personal name Kári + Old French ville ‘settlement’ (see Villa). English and Irish: variant of Carvell.

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


Similar surnames: Colville, Carvell, Neville, Darville, Saville, Courville, Granville

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Carville Family Origin

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Carville Family Occupations

What did your Carville ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Stone Mason

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carville family was Stone Mason. The most common Carville occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Carville's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carville.

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Carville Historical Records

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Carville Life Expectancy

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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