Caveness Family History

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Caveness Name Meaning

Americanized form of the French Huguenot name Cabaniss.

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

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Caveness Family Origin

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Caveness Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farming

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caveness. The most common Caveness occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Caveness's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Caveness family was At Home.

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Caveness Life Expectancy

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