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Cawvey Family History

Cawvey Name Meaning
Americanized form of an unidentified German or Slavic name, perhaps Czech Kava.

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

3,889 Historical Documents with Cawvey on Ancestry.com
838 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
241 Military Records
48 Immigration Records
732 Census and Voter Lists
2,030 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cawvey Families

  • Number of Cawvey families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cawvey families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Cawvey last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Cawvey Family Origin

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Cawvey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Cawvey

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Cawvey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cawvey census records

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Cawvey Civil War Service Records

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