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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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  • Farmer

    44%
  • School

    25%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Farmer Son School

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cawley family was Farmer Son School. The most common Cawley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Cawley's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cawley.

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Cawley Historical Records

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Cawley Life Expectancy

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