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Caneira Family History

Caneira Name Meaning

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

115 Historical Documents with Caneira on Ancestry.com
47 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1 Military Records
42 Immigration Records
16 Census and Voter Lists
9 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Caneira Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Caneira census records

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Caneira Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Caneira

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Caneira Family Occupations

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Military Service by Caneira

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