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Karol Name Meaning

Western Slavic: from the personal name Karol (see Charles). Jewish: possibly a shortened form of some Ashkenazic name, as for example Karolinski, a habitational name for someone from the town of Karolin, in Poland and Belarus.

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


Similar surnames: Karoly, Krol, Karl, Parola, Varon, Karp, Karel, Karow, Kastl, Kari

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Karol Family Origin

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Karol Family Occupations

What did your Karol ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carriage Trimer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Karol. The most common Karol occupation in the USA was Carriage Trimer. 50% of Karol's were Carriage Trimers.

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  • Carriage Trimer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Karol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Karol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karol 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Karol. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Karol. For the veterans among your Karol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karol Life Expectancy

What is the average Karol lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Karol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Karol in 1947 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karol

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karol 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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