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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary

From Anglo-Norman caucie, chaucee et al., from Late Latin calceāta. In Guernsey use after Guernsey Norman cauchie.

  1. (obsolete) An embankment holding in water; a dam. [14th-18th c.]
  2. (now dialectal) A causeway across marshy ground, an area of sea etc.
  3. (now dialectal) A paved path or highway; a street, or the part of a street paved with paving or cobbles as opposed to flagstones.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Causey

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Peter F. Causey was a 38th Governor of Delaware. Peter was born on January 11th, 1801 in Bridgeville, Delaware. He breathed his last breath on February 15th, 1871.

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Wayne Causey is an athlete. Wayne was born on December 26th, 1936 in Ruston, Louisiana.

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Matthew Causey is an academic, writer, film actor, filmmaker, theatre/performance maker, and singer-songwriter. Matthew was born in 1953.

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Jeff Causey is a soccer player for the Virginia Cavaliers, Boston Storm, Richmond Kickers, D.C. United, New England Revolution, and Generation Adidas. Jeff was born on October 19th, 1971 in Manassas, Virginia.

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John W. Causey was an office holder. John was born on September 19th, 1841 in Milford, Delaware. He breathed his last breath on October 1st, 1908.

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Popularity of Causey as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Causey U.S.
  White 74.30% 64.26%
  African American 21.63% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.39% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.69% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.60% 16.26%

Of Last Name Causey

People with the last name Causey are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Causey

  • How Popular is the name Causey? As a last name Causey was the 3,171st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Causey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Causey is Thursday, November 6th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Causey? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Causey. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Causey: Your name in reverse order is Yesuac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Escauy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Causey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,387 people with the last name Causey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Causey? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Causey as their last name.

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