Cason Family History

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Cason Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Cawston in Norfolk; the form of the surname reflects the local pronunciation of the place name, which is from the Old Scandinavian personal name Kalfr + Old English tun ‘settlement’. Italian (Venetia): augmentative form of Casa.

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

Similar surnames: Caston, Caton, Caron, Caso, Mason, Jason, Bacon, Macon, Bason, Masin

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Cason Family Origin

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Cason Family Occupations

What did your Cason ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Cason. 28% of Cason men worked as a Farm Labourer and 74% of Cason women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cason were Farm Horseman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Agricultural Labourer
  • Farm Horseman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Old Age Pensioner
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cason Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Cason. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cason census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Cason. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 11,000 military records available for the last name Cason. For the veterans among your Cason ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cason Life Expectancy

What is the average Cason lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Cason life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cason in 1942 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cason

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