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Caanse Family History

Caanse Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Cane, Carne, Banse, Chase, Case, Chance, Crane, Carse, Chasse, Crans

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Where is the Caanse family from?

You can see how Caanse families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Caanse family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Caanse families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 2 Caanse families living in Nova Scotia. This was 100% of all the recorded Caanse's in Canada. Nova Scotia had the highest population of Caanse families in 1911.
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Caanse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Caanse. For the veterans among your Caanse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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