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Caudell Name Meaning

English (Berkshire): variant of Caudill .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Caudill, Cauldwell, Cadwell, Cardwell, Caudle, Caldwell, Cardell

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Where is the Caudell family from?

You can see how Caudell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Caudell family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Caudell families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Caudell family living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Caudell's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Caudell families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Caudell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Caudell ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Caudell. 36% of Caudell men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Caudell women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caudell were Salesman and Seamstress. .

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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
    36%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Saleslady
    18%
  • Housekeeper
    14%
  • Seamstress
    14%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Caudell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caudell 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 305 immigration records available for the last name Caudell. 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 Caudell. For the veterans among your Caudell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Caudell lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Caudell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Caudell in 1955 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

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