Cawood Family History

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Cawood Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from places in North Yorkshire and Lancashire called Cawood, from Old English ca ‘jackdaw’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Harwood, Haywood, Garwood, Watwood, Elwood, Yarwood, Hagwood, Wood

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Cawood Family Origin

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Cawood Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Charwoman

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%

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

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Cawood Historical Records

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Cawood Life Expectancy

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