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Casseday Family History

Casseday Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Cassidy.

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


Similar surnames: Cassedy, Cassaday, Cassiday, Casaday, Cassady, Cassetty, Cassada

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Where is the Casseday family from?

You can see how Casseday families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Casseday family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Casseday families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Casseday families living in Illinois. This was about 33% of all the recorded Casseday's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Casseday families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Casseday surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Casseday ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Casseday. 46% of Casseday men worked as a Laborer.

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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

  • Laborer
    46%
  • Conductor
    19%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    19%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Casseday. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Casseday 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Casseday. 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 499 military records available for the last name Casseday. For the veterans among your Casseday ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Casseday lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Casseday life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Casseday in 1951 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

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