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Canedo Name Meaning

Spanish (Cañedo), Galician, and Portuguese: habitational name from any of various minor places called Canedo or Cañedo, from Latin canna ‘reed’ + the locative suffix -etum.

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


Similar surnames: Canto, Cano, Cane, Pando, Canada, Cardo, Conejo, Ravelo, Pinedo

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Where is the Canedo family from?

You can see how Canedo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Canedo family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Canedo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Canedo family living in Saskatchewan. This was 100% of all the recorded Canedo's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Canedo families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Canedo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Canedo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Canedo. 40% of Canedo men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Foundry Helper
    20%
  • Teacher
    20%
  • Waiter
    20%
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What Canedo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Canedo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canedo 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Canedo. 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 Cards

There are 183 military records available for the last name Canedo. For the veterans among your Canedo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Canedo lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Canedo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Canedo in 1959 was 70, and 70 in 2004.

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