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Calfee Name Meaning

English or Scottish: unexplained. The name is recorded in VA from the 18th century on. It could be a variant of English Calf(e) (see Califf), or a reduced and altered form of Scottish McAlpine.

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


Similar surnames: Caleb, Clee, Calder, Caley, Calley, Caffee, Calef, Calver, Calvey

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Calfee Family Origin

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Calfee Family Occupations

What did your Calfee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Calfee family was Agriculture. Farmer, Keeping House and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calfee. The most common Calfee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Calfee's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Merchant

    4%
  • Agriculture

    2%

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Calfee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Calfee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calfee 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Calfee. 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 Calfee. For the veterans among your Calfee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calfee Life Expectancy

What is the average Calfee lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Calfee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Calfee in 1952 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calfee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calfee 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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