Cahalane Family History

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Cahalane Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cathaláin (see Callan 1).

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


Similar surnames: Cahalan, Callan, Carolan, Canavan, Carlan, Carland, Calland, Cahan

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Cahalane Family Origin

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Cahalane Family Occupations

What did your Cahalane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cahalane family was Rr Section Hand. Laborer and R.R. Division Master were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cahalane. The most common Cahalane occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Cahalane's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • R.R. Division Master

    33%
  • Rr Section Hand

    33%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Cahalane Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cahalane Life Expectancy

What is the average Cahalane lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cahalane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Cahalane in 1962 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cahalane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cahalane 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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