Cantin Family History

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Cantin Name Meaning

habitational name from a place called Cantin, in Nord. spelling variant of Quantin, from the Old French personal name Quentin, Quintin (from Latin Quintinus, a derivative of Quintus ‘fifth-born’).

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


Similar surnames: Canton, Dantin, Cantlin, Danton, Caton, Cayton, Canning, Cannon

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Cantin Family Origin

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Cantin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Gardener

    14%
  • Gunsmith

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Gardener and Gunsmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cantin. A less common occupation for the Cantin family was Keeping House. The most common Cantin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Cantin's were Farmers.

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Cantin Historical Records

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Cantin Life Expectancy

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