Cansler Family History

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Cansler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kanzler ‘chancellor’, or possibly of the English cognate Chancellor.

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


Similar surnames: Casler, Candler, Kanzler, Cassler, Kensler, Kasler, Conser, Hansler

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Cansler Family Origin

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Cansler Family Occupations

What did your Cansler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cansler family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cansler. The most common Cansler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Cansler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

Cansler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cansler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cansler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Cansler

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cansler. 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 Cansler. For the veterans among your Cansler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cansler Life Expectancy

What is the average Cansler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Cansler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Cansler in 1952 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cansler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cansler 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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