Calahan Family History

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Calahan Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Callahan.

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


Similar surnames: Callihan, Banahan, Calaway, Callen, Lanahan, Holahan, Crahan, Cahan

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Calahan Family Origin

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Calahan Family Occupations

What did your Calahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Calahan occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labourer. 13% of Calahan's were Bricklayers Labourers. Bricklayers Labourer, Factory Labourer and Laborer In Soap Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calahan. A less common occupation for the Calahan family was Labourer.

View Census data for Calahan | Data not to scale

  • Bricklayers Labourer

    13%
  • Factory Labourer

    13%
  • Laborer In Soap Works

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

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

Calahan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Calahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calahan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Calahan

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Calahan. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Calahan. For the veterans among your Calahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Calahan lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Calahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Calahan in 1950 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calahan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calahan 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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