Cantrill Family History

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Cantrill Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cantrell.

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


Similar surnames: Cantrall, Cantrell, Cottrill, Antill, Harrill, Mancill, Cartmill

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Cantrill Family Origin

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Cantrill Family Occupations

What did your Cantrill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cantrill family was Clerk In Grocery. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cantrill. The most common Cantrill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Cantrill's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    2%

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Cantrill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cantrill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cantrill census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cantrill. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cantrill. For the veterans among your Cantrill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cantrill Life Expectancy

What is the average Cantrill lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cantrill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cantrill in 1954 was 47, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cantrill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cantrill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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