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Cadenhead Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic or habitational name for someone who lived at the head of Caddon Water in the parish of Stow in the Scottish Borders.

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


Similar surnames: Bankhead, Redhead, De Haas, Craighead, Deneau, Aderhold, Carneal

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Cadenhead Family Origin

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Cadenhead Family Occupations

What did your Cadenhead ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cadenhead family was Chancery Clerk. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cadenhead. The most common Cadenhead occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Cadenhead's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Chancery Clerk

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cadenhead ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cadenhead Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cadenhead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cadenhead census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cadenhead. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cadenhead. For the veterans among your Cadenhead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cadenhead Life Expectancy

What is the average Cadenhead lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cadenhead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cadenhead in 1961 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cadenhead

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cadenhead ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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