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Cansler Family History

Cansler Name Meaning
Altered spelling of German Kanzler ‘chancellor’, or possibly of the English cognate Chancellor.

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

60,259 Historical Documents with Cansler on Ancestry.com
8,896 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,004 Military Records
98 Immigration Records
4,324 Census and Voter Lists
45,937 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cansler Families

  • Number of Cansler families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cansler families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Cansler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cansler census records

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Cansler Family Origin

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Cansler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Cansler

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Cansler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cansler census records

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Cansler Civil War Service Records

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