Canuel Family History

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Canuel Name Meaning

French: nickname from a diminutive of canu ‘old, gray-haired man’, an old or dialectal form of chenu (from the Latin adjective canutus).

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


Similar surnames: Carel, Cane, Cancel, Sandel, Mantel, Manuel, Carrel, Canela, Bandel

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Canuel Family Origin

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Canuel Family Occupations

What did your Canuel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Canuel occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Canuel's were Farmers. Farmer, Cultivateur and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canuel. A less common occupation for the Canuel family was Cultivateur Son.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Scholar

    11%
  • Cultivateur Son

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Canuel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Canuel Historical Records

What Canuel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Canuel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canuel 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 Canuel. 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 Canuel. For the veterans among your Canuel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canuel Life Expectancy

What is the average Canuel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Canuel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Canuel in 1960 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canuel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canuel 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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