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Caban Family History

Caban Name Meaning
Southern French and Catalan (Cabañ, Caban): possibly from Occitan caban, gaban ‘coat wth large sleeves’, applied as an occupational nickname for a Provençal farmer, or perhaps a topographic name, from a masculine form of cabana, cabanya ‘cabin’, ‘hut’ (Late Latin capanna). The form Cabañ would be the Castilianized form of Cabany.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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23,283 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,504 Military Records
2,402 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Caban Families

  • Number of Caban families
     20 - 38
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Caban families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Caban families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Caban Family Origin

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Caban Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Caban

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Caban Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Caban census records

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Caban Civil War Service Records

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