Caughey Family History

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Caughey Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eochadha or Mac Eachaidh ‘son of Eachaidh’, a byname meaning ‘horseman’ (a derivative of each ‘horse’). reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maolchathaigh (see Mulcahy).

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


Similar surnames: Haughey, Mcgaughey, Naugher, Haughney, Carney, Calvey, Cagney, Caskey

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Caughey Family Origin

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Caughey Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Architect

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

In 1881, Annuitant, Coal Miner and Architect were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caughey. A less common occupation for the Caughey family was Butcher. The most common Caughey occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 13% of Caughey's were Annuitants.

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Caughey Historical Records

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Caughey Life Expectancy

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