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Calhoun Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Scottish Colquhoun.

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


Similar surnames: Calhoon, Kahoun, Cahoon, Caldon, Cashon, Callen, Carson, Calkin

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Calhoun Family Origin

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Calhoun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Calhoun family was Farm Laborer. The most common Calhoun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Calhoun's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calhoun.

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Calhoun Historical Records

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Calhoun Life Expectancy

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