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Caniglia Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from Calabrian caniglia ‘bran’, Sicilian canigghia, so probably a metonymic occupational name for a miller or a cereal grower.

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


Similar surnames: Coniglio, Cerniglia, Triglia, Tenaglia, Candela, Cannella, Paniccia

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Caniglia Family Origin

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Caniglia Family Occupations

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Caniglia Historical Records

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Caniglia Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Caniglia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Caniglia in 1953 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

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