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 1881, a less common occupation for the Caffery family was Dock Lab. Coal Miner, Labourer and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caffery. The most common Caffery occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 12% of Caffery's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Cotton Weaver

  • Dock Lab


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

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 the UK, 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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