Canida Family History

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Canida Name Meaning

Most probably Scottish or Irish, a respelling of Kennedy. Alternatively, perhaps, an Americanized spelling of South German Kaneider, a variant of Geineder, a habitational name for someone from Geinöd in northern Bavaria (earlier recorded as Kagenöd).

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

Similar surnames: Canode, Casida, Banda, Sanda, Canipe, Casada, Landa, Caridi, Gaida

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Canida Family Origin

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Canida Family Occupations

What did your Canida ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canida. The most common Canida occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Canida's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Canida family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Canida Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Canida. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canida 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 83 immigration records available for the last name Canida. 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 371 military records available for the last name Canida. For the veterans among your Canida ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canida Life Expectancy

What is the average Canida lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Canida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Canida in 1942 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canida

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canida 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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