Canant Family History

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Canant Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; probably a variant of English Conant.

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


Similar surnames: Conant, Avant, Canon, Wanat, Canan, Manatt, Cann, Canary, Capano

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Canant Family Origin

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Canant Family Occupations

What did your Canant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Canant occupation in the USA was Farmer. 90% of Canant's were Farmers. Farmer and Hired Out For Wages were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Canant.

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  • Farmer

    90%
  • Hired Out For Wages

    10%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Canant ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Canant Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Canant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canant census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Canant. 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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Draft Card

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

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Canant Life Expectancy

What is the average Canant lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Canant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Canant in 1963 was 69, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canant ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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