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Cahoon Name Meaning

Irish spelling (reflecting the traditional pronunciation) of the Scottish surname Colquhoun.

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


Similar surnames: Cohoon, Calhoon, Kahoun, Carron, Magoon, Cason, Cannon, Carson

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Cahoon Family Origin

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Cahoon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cahoon family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cahoon. The most common Cahoon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Cahoon's were Farmers.

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Cahoon Historical Records

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Cahoon Life Expectancy

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