Cady Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): probably a variant of Caddy. Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Cadé (see Cade) or Cadet. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Gäde (see Gade), Göde (see Goede), or Köthe, all from the medieval personal name Godo.

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


Similar surnames: Caddy, Cade, Rady, Cap, Cay, Ady, Call, Carby, Codd, Lady

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Cady Family Origin

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Cady Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Labourer

    15%
  • Servant

    12%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cady family was Carpenter. Farmer, Labourer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cady. The most common Cady occupation in Canada was Farmer. 19% of Cady's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Cady | Data not to scale

Cady Historical Records

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Cady Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Cady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cady in 1944 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cady

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