Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.
There are approximately 104,122 people named Carter in the UK. That makes it the 65th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 1,648 are named Carter.
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Related and similar surnamesCarretero
The Carter surname in historical dictionaries
An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names (1857)
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.