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Cason Family History

Cason Name Meaning
English: habitational name for someone from Cawston in Norfolk; the form of the surname reflects the local pronunciation of the place name, which is from the Old Scandinavian personal name Kalfr + Old English tun ‘settlement’.Italian (Venetia): augmentative form of Casa.

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

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72,038 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,113 Military Records
1,788 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Cason Families

  • Number of Cason families
     150 - 297
     51 - 149
     1 - 50
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cason families
     41 - 80
     14 - 40
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Cason families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Cason Family Origin

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Cason Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Cason

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Cason Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Cason Civil War Service Records

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