Karol Family History

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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 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Karol. 20% of Karol men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Karol women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Karol were New Worker and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Farmer

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

Karol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 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 1,000 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.

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