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Cundiff Name Meaning

English (Cheshire): variant of Cunliffe .

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

Similar surnames: Condiff, Canniff, Cunniffe, Conniff, Cunniff, Caniff, Mcniff, Condict

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Where is the Cundiff family from?

You can see how Cundiff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cundiff family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cundiff families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 31 Cundiff families living in Virginia. This was about 36% of all the recorded Cundiff's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Cundiff families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cundiff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cundiff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Cundiff. 25% of Cundiff men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Cundiff women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cundiff were Salesman and Housekeeper. .

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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
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Cundiff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cundiff 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 643 immigration records available for the last name Cundiff. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Cundiff. For the veterans among your Cundiff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cundiff lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Cundiff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Cundiff in 1945 was 25, and 73 in 2004.

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