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Casada Name Meaning

Most probably an American variant of Irish Cassidy, altered perhaps under Hispanic influence.

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


Similar surnames: Casida, Casad, Cassada, Casady, Casaday, Canida, Cassaday, Cassady

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Where is the Casada family from?

You can see how Casada families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Casada family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Casada families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Casada families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 75% of all the recorded Casada's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Casada families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Casada surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Casada ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Casada. 41% of Casada men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Casada women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Casada were New Worker and Cook.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    41%
  • Laborer
    27%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • New Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
    34%
  • Office Worker
    34%
  • Cook
    34%
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 335 immigration records available for the last name Casada. 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 Cards

There are 618 military records available for the last name Casada. For the veterans among your Casada ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Casada lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Casada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Casada in 1945 was 19, and 71 in 2004.

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