Cange Family History

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Cange Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a moneychanger, from Old French cange ‘exchange’. This is recorded as a Huguenot name.

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

Similar surnames: Cane, Range, Gange, Cage, Bane, Monge, Ange, Mange, Lande, Large

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Cange Family Origin

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Cange Family Occupations

What did your Cange ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Brick Mason and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cange. A less common occupation for the Cange family was Hop Dealer. The most common Cange occupation in the USA was Brick Mason. 33% of Cange's were Brick Masons.

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  • Brick Mason

  • Farmer

  • Hop Dealer


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

Cange Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cange. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cange census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 205 immigration records available for the last name Cange. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 359 military records available for the last name Cange. For the veterans among your Cange ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cange Life Expectancy

What is the average Cange lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cange life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Cange in 1962 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cange

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cange ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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