Califf Family History

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Califf Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of English Calf(e), a nickname from Middle English calf ‘calf’.

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

Similar surnames: Aliff, Cliff, Clift, Calef, Elliff, Iliff, Ratliff, Bailiff, Calico

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Califf Family Origin

Where is the Califf family from?

Califf Family Occupations

What did your Califf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Califf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Califf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Califf family was Printer. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Califf.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk In Store

  • Farming

  • Printer


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

Califf Historical Records

What Califf family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Califf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Califf 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 244 immigration records available for the last name Califf. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Califf. For the veterans among your Califf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Califf Life Expectancy

What is the average Califf lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Califf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Califf in 1954 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Califf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Califf 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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