Cashman Family History

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Cashman Name Meaning

English: variant of Case. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciosáin, which Woulfe describes as a variant of Ó Casáin, with the same meaning as Ó Caisín (see Cashion). Americanized spelling of German Kirchmann (see Kirchman).

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

Similar surnames: Ashman, Hashman, Cashion, Cashon, Cushman, Cashen, Cashin, Coachman

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Cashman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cashman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cashman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Ireland & Scotland


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Cashman Family Origin

Where is the Cashman family from?

Cashman Family Occupations

What did your Cashman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cashman family was Laborer. The most common Cashman occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Cashman's were Labourers. Labourer, Cork Cutter and House Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cashman.

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  • Labourer

  • Cork Cutter

  • House Painter

  • Laborer


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

Cashman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 45,000 census records available for the last name Cashman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cashman 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Cashman. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Cashman. For the veterans among your Cashman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cashman Life Expectancy

What is the average Cashman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cashman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cashman in 1944 was 24, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cashman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cashman 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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