Caldera Family History

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Caldera Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name from caldera ‘basin’, ‘crater’, ‘hollow’ (Latin caldarium ‘hot bath’), a common element of stream and mountain names.

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

Similar surnames: Calderon, Caldeira, Calder, Carrera, Madera, Calleja, Candela

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Caldera Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Caldera name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Caldera. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • Portugal


  • England & Wales


  • France


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Caldera Family Origin

Where is the Caldera family from?

Caldera Family Occupations

What did your Caldera ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Caldera occupation in the UK was Artist. 100% of Caldera's were Artists.

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  • Artist


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

Caldera Historical Records

What Caldera family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Caldera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caldera 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Caldera. 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 561 military records available for the last name Caldera. For the veterans among your Caldera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caldera Life Expectancy

What is the average Caldera lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Caldera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Caldera in 1953 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caldera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caldera 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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