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Canan Family Origin

Where is the Canan family from?

Canan Family Occupations

What did your Canan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dental Instruction Master and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Canan. 25% of Canan men worked as a Dental Instruction Master and 84% of Canan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Canan were Seaman Wallasey Ferri Mate and Unpaid Domestic Duties (invalid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dental Instruction Master
    25%
  • Heavy Labourer Ge
    25%
  • Poster Writer (retired)
    25%
  • Seaman Wallasey Ferri Mate
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    84%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties (invalid)
    17%

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

Canan Historical Records

What Canan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Canan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Canan

Passenger List

There are 864 immigration records available for the last name Canan. 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 Canan. For the veterans among your Canan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canan Life Expectancy

What is the average Canan lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Canan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Canan in 1941 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canan 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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