Cahow Family History
Cahow Name Meaning
English:: habitational name of Norman origin from Caien France (earlier recorded as Cahou 1195) a lost place near Boulogne-sur-Mer in northern France. habitational name from Kew in Greater London (earlier Cayho 1327) which is probably named with Old English cǣg ‘key’ (used here in the sense ‘projecting land’) + hōh ‘hill spur’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022