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Cuda Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from Calabrian and Sicilian cuda ‘tail’, standard Italian coda (see Coda). Polish: nickname from cudo, cuda ‘miracle’, ‘wonder’. German: probably an Americanized spelling of German Kude (see Cude) or Kuder, a metonymic occupational name of Slavic origin for a person who prepared tow (flax or hemp broken down into fibers for spinning). Slovenian (Cuda): nickname for an odd fellow, from cuden ‘strange’, ‘odd’.

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

Similar surnames: Duda, Cude, Coda, Codd, Buza, Cuva, Cura, Buda, Jud, Seda

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Cuda Family Origin

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Cuda Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cuda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Cuda's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cuda.

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Cuda Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 714 military records available for the last name Cuda. For the veterans among your Cuda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cuda Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cuda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cuda in 1954 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

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