Candia Family History

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Candia Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from a place called Candia, in Lugo province, Galicia. Italian: see De Candia.

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

Similar surnames: Cancio, Canosa, Bandi, Landin, Landa, Cantin, Sanda, Canepa, Badia

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Candia Family Origin

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Candia Family Occupations

What did your Candia ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Musician (ret ) and Unp Dom Duti were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Candia. 50% of Candia women worked as an Unp Dom Duti

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Musician (ret )

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unp Dom Duti
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Candia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Candia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Candia 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 Candia

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Candia. 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 305 military records available for the last name Candia. For the veterans among your Candia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Candia Life Expectancy

What is the average Candia lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Candia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Candia in 1955 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Candia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Candia 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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