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Where did the English Cuddihy family come from? What is the English Cuddihy family crest and coat of arms? When did the Cuddihy family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Cuddihy family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Archdeacon, Archdekin, Archdekyne, Arcedeckne, Archdecon, Archdicken, Ercadkne, Erchdeacon, Erchdekine, Archdeakin, Erdeacon, Cody, Codie and many more.
First found in the counties of Cornwall and Devon where they settled soon after the Norman Conquest of England by Duke William of Normandy in 1066 A.D. In Norman, the family name was Archidiacne, which seriously questions the popular concept that the family name is derived from the office of Archdeacon.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cuddihy research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the year 1300 is included under the topic Early Cuddihy History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Cuddihy Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the Cuddihy family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 121 words (9 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cuddihy Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
The Cuddihy Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cuddihy Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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