Cantlon Family History

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Cantlon Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Irish Cantlin.

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


Similar surnames: Clanton, Cantlin, Scantlin, Canon, Cantor, Hanon, Cantin, Cauthon

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Cantlon Family Origin

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Cantlon Family Occupations

What did your Cantlon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dining Car Cook L M S and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Cantlon. 25% of Cantlon men worked as a Dining Car Cook L M S and 40% of Cantlon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cantlon were Postmaster (retired) and Nurse (sr)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dining Car Cook L M S
    25%
  • Director wallet Carton Industries
    25%
  • Military Tailor
    25%
  • Postmaster (retired)
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Domestic Work Dou Do
    20%
  • Incapacitated
    20%
  • Nurse (sr)
    20%

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

Cantlon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Cantlon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cantlon 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 469 immigration records available for the last name Cantlon. 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 628 military records available for the last name Cantlon. For the veterans among your Cantlon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cantlon Life Expectancy

What is the average Cantlon lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Cantlon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Cantlon in 1962 was 85, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cantlon

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