Kady Family History

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Kady Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a respelling of Caddy.

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

Similar surnames: Cady, Hady, Candy, Day, Lady, Rady, Ady, Kay, Kash, Eady

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Kady Family Origin

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Kady Family Occupations

What did your Kady ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kady occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 15% of Kady's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kady. A less common occupation for the Kady family was Laborer.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Kady Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kady 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 319 immigration records available for the last name Kady. 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 368 military records available for the last name Kady. For the veterans among your Kady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kady Life Expectancy

What is the average Kady lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kady in 1959 was 51, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kady

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kady 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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