Karr Name Meaning

German: shortened form of Karren or Karrer.

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


Similar surnames: Kurr, Kahr, Karn, Harr, Garr, Karp, Darr, Kari, Aro, Kane

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Karr Family Origin

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Karr Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Karr Historical Records

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Karr Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Karr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Karr in 1944 was 22, and 77 in 2004.

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United States

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