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Canova Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Cànova): from cànova ‘cupboard’, ‘cellar’, ‘food shop’, presumably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a seller of comestibles. Northern Italian (Canóva): reduced form of Casanova.

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


Similar surnames: Canepa, Cava, Genova, Canela, Canevari, Cola, Corona, Calo, Cannata

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Canova Family Origin

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Canova Family Occupations

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  • Jeweller

    50%
  • Retired Jeweller

    50%

In 1881, Jeweller and Retired Jeweller were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Canova. The most common Canova occupation in the UK was Jeweller. 50% of Canova's were Jewellers.

Source: Census data for Canova | Data not to scale

Canova Historical Records

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Canova Life Expectancy

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Famous Canova Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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