Caflisch Family History

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Caflisch Name Meaning

Swiss German: possibly a dialect shortened form of Kalbfleisch, literally ‘calf meat’, a nickname for a young, immature, ‘half-baked’ person. According to the Schweizer Idiotikon, veal was of inferior quality.

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

Similar surnames: Baisch, Wallisch, Kalich, Frisch, Eisch, Malich, Raisch, Fleisch

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Caflisch Family Origin

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Caflisch Family Occupations

What did your Caflisch ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Caflisch. 12% of Caflisch men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Caflisch women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caflisch were Bartender and General Office

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Day Laborer
  • Bartender

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Comptometer Operator
  • Farming
  • General Office

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Caflisch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 863 census records available for the last name Caflisch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caflisch 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 203 immigration records available for the last name Caflisch. 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 138 military records available for the last name Caflisch. For the veterans among your Caflisch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caflisch Life Expectancy

What is the average Caflisch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Caflisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Caflisch in 1963 was 69, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caflisch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caflisch 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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