Candlish Family History

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Candlish Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of McCandlish, a variant of McCandless.

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


Similar surnames: Mccandlish, Caudill, Crumlish, Handlin, Andris, Fandrich, Callis

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Candlish Family Origin

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Candlish Family Occupations

What did your Candlish ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Cultivateur

    33%
  • Cultivateur Son

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Engener

    11%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Cultivateur Son and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Candlish. A less common occupation for the Candlish family was Engener. The most common Candlish occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 33% of Candlish's were Cultivateurs.

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Candlish Historical Records

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Candlish Life Expectancy

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Famous Candlish Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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