Cavin Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained. French: diminutive of Cave.

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


Similar surnames: Cavins, Covin, Cain, Calvin, Gavin, Lavin, Cavan, Caven, Clavin

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Cavin Family Origin

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Cavin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Cavin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Cavin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cavin family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cavin.

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Cavin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Cavin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cavin in 1946 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cavin

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