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Cassiday Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cassidy.

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


Similar surnames: Casseday, Cassaday, Casida, Casaday, Cassady, Cassada, Cassedy

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Where is the Cassiday family from?

You can see how Cassiday families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cassiday family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cassiday families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 18 Cassiday families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 44% of all the recorded Cassiday's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Cassiday families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cassiday surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cassiday ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cassiday. 21% of Cassiday men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Cassiday women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cassiday were Salesman and Clerk.

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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
    21%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Salesman
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    60%
  • Clerk
    40%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Cassiday. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cassiday 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 986 immigration records available for the last name Cassiday. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cassiday. For the veterans among your Cassiday ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cassiday lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Cassiday life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cassiday in 1958 was 60, and 86 in 2004.

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