Cannizzo Family History

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Cannizzo Name Meaning

Southern Italian: metonymic occupational name for a maker of reed matting and the like, from Sicilian cannizzu ‘reed matting’, from Late Latin cannicius ‘made of reed’, or possibly a topographic name for someone who lived by a reedbed, from a collective derivative of canna ‘reed’.

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

Similar surnames: Cannizzaro, Cannella, Cano, Randazzo, Candido, Cantillo, Annino

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Cannizzo Family Origin

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Cannizzo Family Occupations

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Cannizzo Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 329 military records available for the last name Cannizzo. For the veterans among your Cannizzo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cannizzo Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Cannizzo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Cannizzo in 1960 was 67, and 78 in 2004.

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