Canevari Family History

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Canevari Name Meaning

Italian: of uncertain derivation; it could be an occupational name either for a seller or producer of hemp, from an agent derivative of cànepa ‘hemp’ (see Canepa), or for the keeper of an inn or wine cellar, from an agent derivative of caneva, canova ‘cellar’, ‘pantry’, ‘tavern’, ‘wine shop’.

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

Similar surnames: Canepa, Canova, Callegari, Sanzari, Calegari, Zangari, Caesar, Canal

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Canevari Family Origin

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Canevari Family Occupations

What did your Canevari ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Canevari. 10% of Canevari men worked as a Proprietor and 15% of Canevari women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Canevari were Office Clerk and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Office Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housework
  • New Worker
  • Waitress

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

Canevari Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 987 census records available for the last name Canevari. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canevari 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 559 immigration records available for the last name Canevari. 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 250 military records available for the last name Canevari. For the veterans among your Canevari ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canevari Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Canevari life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Canevari in 1962 was 65, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canevari

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