Cannaday Family History

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Cannaday Name Meaning

Americanized form of Irish–Scottish Kennedy.

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


Similar surnames: Cannady, Canaday, Canady, Cannedy, Kannady, Canedy, Kanady, Canary

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Cannaday Family Origin

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Cannaday Family Occupations

What did your Cannaday ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cannaday. A less common occupation for the Cannaday family was Works On Farm. The most common Cannaday occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Cannaday's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeps House

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    4%

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

Cannaday Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cannaday. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cannaday 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cannaday. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cannaday. For the veterans among your Cannaday ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cannaday Life Expectancy

What is the average Cannaday lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Cannaday life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Cannaday in 1959 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cannaday

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cannaday 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.

Famous Cannaday Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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