Cudahy Family History

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Cudahy Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cuddihy.

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

Similar surnames: Coday, Danahy, Davy, Canary, Curley, Dacy, Coady, Munday, Buday

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Cudahy Family Origin

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Cudahy Family Occupations

What did your Cudahy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cudahy occupation in the USA was Pork Packer. 40% of Cudahy's were Pork Packers. A less common occupation for the Cudahy family was Works In Packing House. Pork Packer, Bridge Tender and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cudahy.

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  • Pork Packer

  • Bridge Tender

  • Keeping House

  • Works In Packing House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cudahy ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cudahy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cudahy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cudahy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 826 immigration records available for the last name Cudahy. 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 Card

There are 684 military records available for the last name Cudahy. For the veterans among your Cudahy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cudahy Life Expectancy

What is the average Cudahy lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Cudahy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cudahy in 1963 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cudahy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cudahy ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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