Caffery Family History

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Caffery Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McCaffery.

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

Similar surnames: Caffey, Cafferty, Laffey, Caffrey, Lafferty, Caffee, Gaffey, Claffey

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Caffery Family Origin

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Caffery Family Occupations

What did your Caffery ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Caffery. 23% of Caffery men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Caffery women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caffery were Salesman and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Caffery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Caffery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caffery 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Caffery. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Caffery. For the veterans among your Caffery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caffery Life Expectancy

What is the average Caffery lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Caffery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Caffery in 1945 was 54, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caffery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caffery 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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