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Cantillon Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a stonemason, from a derivative of chantille ‘canthus’, ‘angle’; ‘thin brick’ or ‘stone shaped like a large brick’.

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


Similar surnames: Castillon, Canton, Castello, Cutillo, Antillon, Cantin, Cantillo

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Cantillon Family Origin

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Cantillon Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Keeps House

    10%
  • Lawyer

    10%

In 1880, the most common Cantillon occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 10% of Cantillon's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cantillon. A less common occupation for the Cantillon family was Lawyer.

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Cantillon Historical Records

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Cantillon Life Expectancy

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