Workday Wednesday: What is this occupation?

Do you recognize the occupation the first line? It’s “charetier”… which doesn’t appear in any dictionary.



From the accent, the word originally was “charestier.” Or, more accurately, “charretier.” Carter.

Here’s a solid outline of the word’s meaning from Wikipedia.



About Bryna O'Sullivan

A Connecticut-based professional genealogist, I love working with beginners of all backgrounds. I also do specialty research in Connecticut and Luxembourg-American genealogy.
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