Cannata Family History

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Cannata Name Meaning

Southern Italian: occupational name for a potter or a water carrier, from cannata ‘pitcher’, ‘jug’ (medieval Greek kanata) or the medieval Greek occupational name derived from this, kanatas ‘water carrier’.

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


Similar surnames: Cannada, Cassata, Cantara, Cannon, Cannella, Anna, Canepa, Arata

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Cannata Family Origin

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Cannata Family Occupations

What did your Cannata ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cannata. 13% of Cannata men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Cannata women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cannata were Clerk and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Barber
    3%
  • Butcher
    3%
  • Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    11%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Machine Operator
    6%
  • Seamstress
    6%

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

Cannata Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cannata. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cannata 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cannata. 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 854 military records available for the last name Cannata. For the veterans among your Cannata ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cannata Life Expectancy

What is the average Cannata lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Cannata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cannata in 1943 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cannata

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