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  • Abigail Carr (1767 - 1854)
    Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Aug 31 2017, 15:38:49 UTC
  • Abraham Carr (1812 - 1873)
    Abraham Carr BIRTH 1812 DEATH 1873 (aged 60–61) Secor, Woodford County, Illinois, USA BURIAL Centennial Chapel Cemetery Secor, Woodford County, Illinois, USA PLOT Ad 4 Lt 8 Gr 2 MEMORIAL ID 13098967 ·...
  • Agnes M. Waller (1712 - 1777)
    Agnes M Carr Waller BIRTH 1 Mar 1712 Caroline County, Virginia, USA DEATH Oct 1778 (aged 66) Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA BURIAL Cedar Point Cemetery Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA MEMORIAL ...
  • Agnes Maude Carr (1907 - 1962)
    Agnes Maude Shindle Carr BIRTH 27 Aug 1907 Lexington, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA DEATH 13 Dec 1962 (aged 55) Lexington, Dawson County, Nebraska, USA BURIAL Viola Cemetery Oconto, Custer County, Nebr...

About the Carr surname

This history of the Carr surname is derived from a key-ring tab. Accuracy is unknown.

This is an english topographical name derived through the middle english Kerr from the Old Norse "Kjarr" "brushwood,wet ground". Early records mention Osbert de Ker who appears in a Yorkshire charter ca. 1200 and Robert Ker in Northumberland Patent Rolls of 1231. The motto for Carr of Cocken is "There is no deceit"

Submitted by Stan Carr (New Zealand)