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Canistra Family History

Canistra Name Meaning

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

255 Historical Documents with Canistra on Ancestry
86 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10 Military Records
46 Immigration Records
72 Census and Voter Lists
41 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Canistra Families

  • Number of Canistra families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Canistra last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Canistra last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Canistra census records

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Canistra Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Canistra

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Canistra Family Occupations

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Military Service by Canistra

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