Caine Family History

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Caine Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and French: variant spelling of Cain. French: derogatory nickname for a peevish or bad-tempered person, from caigne ‘bitch’.

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


Similar surnames: Cain, Maine, Cane, Laine, Raine, Baine, Carne, Cale, Faine, Cains

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Caine Family Origin

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Caine Family Occupations

What did your Caine ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Caine. 17% of Caine men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Caine women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caine were Manager and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Manager
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Stenographer
    6%
  • Secretary
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Caine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Caine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caine census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Caine. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Caine. For the veterans among your Caine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caine Life Expectancy

What is the average Caine lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Caine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Caine in 1947 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

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