Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups – by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.
Where is the Carnona family from?
You can see how Carnona families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Carnona family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Carnona families living in New York. This was about 75% of all the recorded Carnona’s in USA. New York had the highest population of Carnona families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Carnona surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
What did your Carmona ancestors do for a living?
Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Carnona ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor’s social and economic status.