Cannistra Family History

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Cannistra Name Meaning

Southern Italian: metonymic occupational name for a basket maker, medieval Greek kannistras.

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


Similar surnames: Cannistraci, Cannistraro, Cannata, Bannister, Cannizzo, Cammisa

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Cannistra Family Origin

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Cannistra Family Occupations

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Cannistra Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Cannistra Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Cannistra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cannistra in 1967 was 72, and 64 in 2004.

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