Canas Name Meaning

Spanish (Cañas) and Portuguese: habitational name from a place so named from the plural of Spanish caña, Portuguese canas ‘reed’, from Latin canna.

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


Similar surnames: Canal, Canlas, Manas, Cane, Canosa, Canto, Canez, Mangas, Casal

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Canas Family Origin

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Canas Family Occupations

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In 1880, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Canas. The most common Canas occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Canas's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%

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Canas Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Canas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Canas in 1956 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

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