Cuddy Family History

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Cuddy Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Cuddy, a pet form of Cudbert (see Cuthbert).

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

Similar surnames: Cudd, Caddy, Huddy, Duddy, Curry, Mudd, Budd, Cody, Paddy, Leddy

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Cuddy Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cuddy name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cuddy. 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


  • Italy


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Cuddy Family Origin

Where is the Cuddy family from?

Cuddy Family Occupations

What did your Cuddy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Dressmaker and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cuddy. The most common Cuddy occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Cuddy's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Cuddy family was Tailor.

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  • Labourer

  • Dressmaker

  • Housekeeper

  • Tailor


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

Cuddy Historical Records

What Cuddy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Cuddy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cuddy 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cuddy. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Cuddy. For the veterans among your Cuddy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cuddy Life Expectancy

What is the average Cuddy lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cuddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cuddy in 1947 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cuddy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cuddy 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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