Origins of the Cahoon surname

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    In 1921, most Cahoons lived in north-east

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    Common jobs for Cahoons

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    Commmon female occupations for Cahoons in 1921

    Housekeeper

    2

    At Home

    1

    Charwoman

    1

    Doubler In Silk Factory

    1

    General Servant Domestic

    1

    Commmon male occupations for Cahoons in 1921

    Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

    11

    Farm Hands

    8

    General Farmers

    8

    Semiskilled Welders And Flame Cutters

    4

    Unskilled Lumbermen

    4

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