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Canales Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of several places called Canales, from canales, plural of canal ‘canal’, ‘water channel’, from Latin canalis.

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


Similar surnames: Canale, Banales, Canal, Casares, Canlas, Canas, Casale, Cantley

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Canales Family Origin

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Canales Family Occupations

What did your Canales ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Canales occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Canales's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Canales family was Butcher. Laborer, Keeping House and Stock Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canales.

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Stock Raiser

    7%
  • Butcher

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Canales Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Canales Life Expectancy

What is the average Canales lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Canales life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Canales in 1951 was 33, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canales

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canales 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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