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Cavin Family History

Cavin Name Meaning
Scottish: unexplained.French: diminutive of Cave.

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

83,039 Historical Documents with Cavin on Ancestry.co.uk
17,563 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,090 Military Records
1,563 Immigration Records
13,948 Census and Voter Lists
46,875 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cavin Families

  • Number of Cavin families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Cavin families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Cavin census records

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Cavin Family Origin

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Cavin Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Cavin Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Cavin census records

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Military Service by Cavin

Did the Cavins fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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