Cavanna Family History

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Cavanna Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name for someone who lived in a rough or temporary dwelling, from capanna ‘hut’, ‘shelter’.

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

Similar surnames: Chavanne, Lavigna, Cabana, Catania, Zavada, Capano, Caronna, Cabanas

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Cavanna Family Origin

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Cavanna Family Occupations

What did your Cavanna ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Sewing were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cavanna. 34% of Cavanna men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Cavanna women worked as a Sewing. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cavanna were Retired and Beautician

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Carpenter
  • Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Sewing
  • Beautician

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cavanna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cavanna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cavanna 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 986 immigration records available for the last name Cavanna. 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 294 military records available for the last name Cavanna. For the veterans among your Cavanna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cavanna Life Expectancy

What is the average Cavanna lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Cavanna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cavanna in 1960 was 55, and 45 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cavanna 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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