Karre Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Karremann, an occupational name for a carter (see Karman 1). Middle Low German kar(re) is an early loanword from Latin carrus ‘cart’, ‘wagon’. Dutch: occupational name for a cart or wagon driver.

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


Similar surnames: Karren, Karrer, Barre, Kahre, Karner, Karle, Garbe, Kara, Karpe

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Karre Family Origin

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Karre Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    33%
  • Runs Copper Still

    33%
  • Section Boss

    33%

In 1880, Miner and Runs Copper Still were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Karre. A less common occupation for the Karre family was Section Boss. The most common Karre occupation in the USA was Miner. 33% of Karre's were Miners.

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Karre Historical Records

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Karre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Karre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Karre in 1954 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karre

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