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Casaday Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Cassidy.

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


Similar surnames: Casady, Cassaday, Casada, Casida, Cassady, Casseday, Cassada

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Where is the Casaday family from?

You can see how Casaday families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Casaday family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Casaday families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Casaday families living in Indiana. This was about 24% of all the recorded Casaday's in the USA. Indiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Casaday families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Casaday surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Casaday ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Casaday. 48% of Casaday men worked as a Farmer and 56% of Casaday women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Casaday were Truck Driver and Saleslady.

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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
    48%
  • Laborer
    27%
  • Chauffeur
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    56%
  • Typist
    23%
  • Saleslady
    23%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Casaday. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Casaday 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 145 immigration records available for the last name Casaday. 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 592 military records available for the last name Casaday. For the veterans among your Casaday ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Casaday lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Casaday life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Casaday in 1963 was 80, and 85 in 2004.

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