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Carpenter Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

The Carpenter name originated in France where the spelling was Carpentier and goes back even further to William de Melun, a.k.a. William the Carpenter who allegedly swung his sword in battle as a carpenter would swing his broadax. The name Carpenter is English, but was originally French and spelled Carpentier.

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Carpenter Life Expectancy

According to our database of 50,569 people with the last name Carpenter that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

71.1
years

Most Common Carpenter First Names

According to our database of 75,826 people with the last name Carpenter that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • William 2.9%
  • John 2.7%
  • James 2.4%
  • Mary 1.9%
  • Robert 1.9%
  • Charles 1.8%
  • George 1.5%
  • Richard 0.8%
  • Thomas 0.8%
  • David 0.7%
  • Edward 0.7%
  • Joseph 0.7%
  • Elizabeth 0.7%
  • Dorothy 0.6%
  • Margaret 0.6%
  • Frank 0.6%
  • Helen 0.6%
  • Henry 0.6%
  • Donald 0.6%
  • Ruth 0.6%
  • Harold 0.6%
  • Kenneth 0.5%
  • Harry 0.5%
  • Walter 0.5%
  • Paul 0.5%
  • Arthur 0.5%
  • Clarence 0.4%
  • Ralph 0.4%
  • Albert 0.4%
  • Raymond 0.4%
  • Alice 0.4%
  • Roy 0.4%
  • Earl 0.4%
  • Fred 0.4%
  • Anna 0.4%
  • Mildred 0.4%
  • Samuel 0.4%
  • Betty 0.4%
  • Sarah 0.4%
  • Frances 0.3%
  • Howard 0.3%
  • Florence 0.3%
  • J 0.3%
  • Ernest 0.3%
  • Carl 0.3%
  • Ethel 0.3%
  • Jack 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Virginia 0.3%
  • Martha 0.3%

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