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Candlish Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of McCandlish, a variant of McCandless.

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


Similar surnames: Mccandlish, Caudill, Crumlish, Handlin, Andris, Fandrich, Callis

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Candlish Family Origin

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Candlish Family Occupations

What did your Candlish ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Candlish ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Clerk In Store

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Candlish family was Farmer. The most common Candlish occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Candlish's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Cabinet Maker and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Candlish.

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Candlish Historical Records

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Candlish Life Expectancy

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