Cavender Family History

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Cavender Name Meaning

English altered form of Irish Kavanagh.

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

Similar surnames: Cavener, Cavinder, Calender, Lavender, Kaveney, Mander, Lander

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Cavender Family Origin

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Cavender Family Occupations

What did your Cavender ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Officer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Cavender. 50% of Cavender men worked as an Officer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Officer
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Operator

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

Cavender Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Cavender. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cavender 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 758 immigration records available for the last name Cavender. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Cavender. For the veterans among your Cavender ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cavender Life Expectancy

What is the average Cavender lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cavender life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cavender in 1944 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cavender

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cavender 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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