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Cuff History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: English , Irish


The Cuff surname comes from the Middle English word "cuffe," which meant "glove." It is thought that the name was originally an occupational name for a maker or seller of gloves.


Early Origins of the Cuff family


The surname Cuff was first found in Norfolk where Roger Cuffe was on record in the Rotuli Hundredorum of 1275.

Early History of the Cuff family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cuff research.
Another 76 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1524, 1582, 1639, 1638, 1563, 1601, 1749, 1737, 1804, 1641, 1678, 1661, 1797 and 1800 are included under the topic Early Cuff History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Cuff Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Cuffe, Cuff and others.

Early Notables of the Cuff family (pre 1700)


Another 45 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cuff Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Cuff family to Ireland


Some of the Cuff family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 94 words (7 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Cuff family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Cuff Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • John Cuff, who settled in Boston, Massachusetts in 1762
  • John Cuff, who arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1765 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • William Cuff, who arrived in America in 1765 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Patrick Cuff, who settled in New Jersey in 1773
  • Patrick Cuff, who settled in Philadelphia in 1773

Cuff Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Sarah Cuff, who settled in New York in 1820
  • Edward Cuff, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1866 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Cuff Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • John Cuff, who settled in Bona Vista, Newfoundland in 1802 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Seary E.R., Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland, Montreal: McGill's-Queen's Universtity Press 1998 ISBN 0-7735-1782-0
  • Michael Cuff, aged 26, a labourer, who arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick in 1834 aboard the brig "Sea Horse" from Galway, Ireland

Cuff Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Mrs. Julia Ann Cuff, (b. 1826), aged 32, British settler travelling from Gravesend aboard the ship "Indiana" arriving in Lyttelton, Christchurch, South Island, New Zealand on 28th November 1858 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  • Mr. John Cuff, (b. 1827), aged 31, British carpenter travelling from Gravesend aboard the ship "Indiana" arriving in Lyttelton, Christchurch, South Island, New Zealand on 28th November 1858 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html

Contemporary Notables of the name Cuff (post 1700)


  • John Patrick Cuff (1864-1916), American Major League Baseball catcher who played for the Baltimore Monumentals in 1884
  • Ed Cuff Jr. (b. 1961), American amateur golfer
  • Ward Lloyd Cuff (1914-2002), American football running back and place kicker
  • Stan Cuff, American Libertarian politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 8th District, 2004 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Peter J. Cuff, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Michael T. Cuff, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1924 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • John J. Cuff, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1944 (alternate), 1956 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • John Cuff, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2000, 2004, 2008 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • James E. Cuff, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1926 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Ida Cuff, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1948 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • ... (Another 9 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ Seary E.R., Family Names of the Island of Newfoundland, Montreal: McGill's-Queen's Universtity Press 1998 ISBN 0-7735-1782-0
  3. ^ New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  4. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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