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Canipe Family History

Canipe Name Meaning
French (Canipé): Picard and southern occupational name for a knife-maker, from a derivative of canif ‘(small) knife’.Probably an Americanized form of German Kneip. Compare Kanipe.

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

27,617 Historical Documents with Canipe on Ancestry.com
8,857 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,210 Military Records
75 Immigration Records
3,008 Census and Voter Lists
14,467 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Canipe Families

  • Number of Canipe families
     33 - 64
     12 - 32
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Canipe families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Canipe last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Canipe census records

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Canipe Family Origin

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Canipe Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Canipe

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Canipe Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Canipe census records

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Canipe Civil War Service Records

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