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Cavender Family History

Cavender Name Meaning
English altered form of Irish Kavanagh.

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

149,190 Historical Documents with Cavender on Ancestry.com
26,326 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,258 Military Records
608 Immigration Records
17,790 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Cavender Families

  • Number of Cavender families
     26 - 49
     9 - 25
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cavender families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Cavender families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cavender census records

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Cavender Family Origin

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Cavender Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Cavender families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Cavender

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Cavender Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cavender census records

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Cavender Civil War Service Records

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