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 1881, the most common Cavender occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Cavender's were Farmers. Farmer and Mining were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cavender.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Mining

    25%

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

Cavender Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

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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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