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Cassidy Name Meaning

Irish (Fermanagh): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Caiside ‘descendant of Caiside’, a byname from cas ‘curly(-headed)’.

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

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Cassidy Family Origin

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Cassidy Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    1%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cassidy family was Blacksmith. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cassidy. The most common Cassidy occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Cassidy's were Laborers.

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Cassidy Historical Records

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Cassidy Life Expectancy

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