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Where is the Cantu family from?
You can see how Cantu families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cantu family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Cantu families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 414 Cantu families living in Texas. This was 100% of all the recorded Cantu's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Cantu families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cantu surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cantu. 42% of Cantu men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Cantu women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cantu were Farm Labor and Laborer.