Calderon Family History
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Calderon Name Meaning
Spanish (Calderón): topographic name from an augmentative of caldera ‘basin’, ‘crater’, ‘hollow’, a common element of stream and mountain names, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Calderón in Valencia province. Alternatively, it may be a metonymic occupational name from the same word in the sense ‘kettle’, ‘cauldron’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Calderone, Caldera, Waldron, Calder, Alderton, Calleros, Carden