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Canion Name Meaning

French (Huguenot) and English: nickname from a diminutive of caigne ‘bitch’ (see Caine).

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


Similar surnames: Cannon, Cain, Carron, Minion, Cantor, Canton, Landon, Canino, Catron

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Canion Family Origin

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Canion Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Canion family was Laborer. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Canion. The most common Canion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Canion's were Farmers.

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Canion Historical Records

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Canion Life Expectancy

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