Callier Family History
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Callier Name Meaning
from an Old French term denoting earthenware and, by extension, a particular type of earthenware vessel from which new wine was drunk, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such crocks. from caielier, an occupational name for a chair maker, from an agent derivative of caiel ‘chair’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Caillier, Vallier, Galler, Lallier, Hollier, Cazier, Gallier, Tullier