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Cawthon Family Origin

Where is the Cawthon family from?

Cawthon Family Occupations

What did your Cawthon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cawthon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Cawthon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cawthon family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cawthon.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cawthon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cawthon Historical Records

What Cawthon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cawthon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cawthon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Cawthon

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cawthon. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cawthon. For the veterans among your Cawthon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cawthon Life Expectancy

What is the average Cawthon lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cawthon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Cawthon in 1954 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cawthon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cawthon ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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