Cade Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Cade, a survival of the Old English personal name or byname Cada, which is probably from a Germanic root meaning ‘lump’, ‘swelling’. English: metonymic occupational name for a cooper, from Middle English, Old French cade ‘cask’, ‘barrel’ (of Germanic origin, probably akin to the root mentioned in 1). English: nickname for a gentle or inoffensive person, from Middle English cade ‘domestic animal’, ‘pet’ (of unknown origin). French (Cadé): topographic name from cade ‘juniper’ (from Latin catanus).

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


Similar surnames: Wade, Cave, Cape, Cane, Bade, Gade, Eade, Cage, Lade, Care

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Cade Family Origin

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Cade Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cade. A less common occupation for the Cade family was Carpenter. The most common Cade occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Cade's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Cade Historical Records

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Cade Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Cade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Cade in 1945 was 23, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cade

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