Canian Family History

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Canian Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Canian Family Origin

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Canian Family Occupations

What did your Canian ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farm Laborer

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

In 1880, the most common Canian occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 50% of Canian's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Canian family was Laborer. Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Canian.

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Canian Historical Records

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Canian Life Expectancy

What is the average Canian lifespan?

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Famous Canian Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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