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Canales Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of several places called Canales, from canales, plural of canal ‘canal’, ‘water channel’, from Latin canalis.

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


Similar surnames: Canale, Banales, Canal, Casares, Canlas, Canas, Casale, Cantley

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Canales Family Origin

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Canales Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Stock Raiser

    7%
  • Butcher

    4%

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In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Stock Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canales. The most common Canales occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Canales's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Canales family was Butcher.

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Canales Historical Records

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Canales Life Expectancy

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