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Cantu Genealogy & History

Cantu is a Spanish and Portuguese surname, possibly from the Latin canto, meaning singer or song depending on the form, or maybe cantus, meaning the rim of a wheel. Lastly, it could be from an archaic Latin word, also spelled canto, referring to an area with stony or clay-bearing ground, likely the site of a quarry, and possibly used for people working there. Cantu family history begins with Augustino Canto, who was christened at Nuestra Senora de Antigua in 1597. Cantu genealogy includes several interesting people, such as widely-traveled infielder Jorge Cantu, Cardinals offensive guard Roland Cantu, and Baja California Governor Esteban Cantu.


Cantu Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Abel Cantu-- --, 1890April ,1974IL
Bacilio Cantu-- --, 1931April 5,2006TX
Calistro Cantu-- --, 1923August ,1974IL
Damacia Cantu-- --, 1926May 4,1996TX

Cantu Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earldean Cantu-- --, 1928September ,1992Tulsa,OK
Fabian Cantu-- --, 1976November 9,2003Los Angeles,CA
Gabina Cantu-- --, 1912May 9,1992Brownsville,TX
Hanni Cantu-- --, 1932February 3,2003Clearlake,CA

Cantu Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Adam CantuViola DavilaMay 13,2000Nueces, TX
Ramon CantuTammy SamaraMay 5,2002Wake, NC
Timothy CantuKimberly LawsonNovember 3,2001Bexar, TX
Willie CantuYvette MedellinDecember 28,2001Bexar, TX

Most Common Surnames After Cantu

1735th: Calderon1736th: Pritchett
1737th: Pyle1738th: Trent
1739th: Serrano1740th: Unger
1741st: McCray1742nd: Maier
1743rd: Wetzel1744th: Wilkes

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