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Cawley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McCauley.

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


Similar surnames: Caley, Gawley, Cauley, Calley, Cowley, Crawley, Carley, Gauley

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Cawley Family Origin

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Cawley Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Carter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Cawley occupation in the UK was Labourer. 4% of Cawley's were Labourers. Labourer, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cawley. A less common occupation for the Cawley family was Carter.

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Cawley Historical Records

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Cawley Life Expectancy

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