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Kanoff Name Meaning

Probably Bulgarian (Kanov), a patronymic from the personal name Kano, a short form of Balkan or Lukan.

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


Similar surnames: Danoff, Kanode, Vano, Boff, Tarnoff, Janos, Alff, Sadoff, Janoff

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Kanoff Family Origin

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Kanoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carman

    14%
  • Clergyman

    14%
  • Ranch Man

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kanoff family was Ranch Man. Farmer, Carman and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kanoff. The most common Kanoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kanoff's were Farmers.

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Kanoff Historical Records

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Kanoff Life Expectancy

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