Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Cavanah Family Origin

Where is the Cavanah family from?

Cavanah Family Occupations

What did your Cavanah ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cavanah family was School. Labourer, Farmer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cavanah. The most common Cavanah occupation in Canada was Labourer. 16% of Cavanah's were Labourers.

View Census data for Cavanah | Data not to scale

  • Labourer

    16%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Farm Labourer

    8%
  • School

    8%

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

Cavanah Historical Records

What Cavanah family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Cavanah

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cavanah. 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.

View all Cavanah immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Cavanah military records

You've only scratched the surface of Cavanah family history.

Cavanah Life Expectancy

What is the average Cavanah lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Cavanah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cavanah in 1964 was 77, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cavanah

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cavanah 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.

Famous Cavanah Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name