Origins of the Carss surname

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    OrkneyShetlandHighlandsWestern IslesGrampianTaysideCentralStrathclydeFifeLothianBordersDumfriesNorth East 80North West 2Isle of ManYorkshire 2East Midlands 1West Midlands 4East 1London 7South East 7South West 1South Wales 3Mid WalesWest WalesNorth WalesRepublic of IrelandNorthern Ireland

    In 1921, most Carsses lived in north-east

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    Interesting facts about Carss

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    What are the most common Carss first names?

    John

    William

    Mary

    Margaret

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    Common jobs for Carsses

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    Commmon female occupations for Carsses in 1921

    Annuitant

    6

    Dressmaker

    4

    Fishermans Daughter

    4

    Fishermans Wife

    4

    Domestic Servant

    3

    Commmon male occupations for Carsses in 1921

    Fisherman

    29

    Joiner

    14

    Blacksmith

    11

    Smith

    10

    Cooper

    8

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