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Charters Name Meaning

Scottish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name from the French city of Chartres, named for a Gaulish tribe, recorded in Latin sources as the Carnutes, whose seat it was.

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

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Charters Family Origin

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Charters Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Charters. A less common occupation for the Charters family was Carpenter. The most common Charters occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Charters's were Farmers.

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Charters Historical Records

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Charters Life Expectancy

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