Calpin Family History

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Calpin Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McAlpin, a variant of McAlpine.

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

Similar surnames: Mcalpin, Alphin, Cain, Gilpin, Galvin, Coppin, Fallin, Halpin, Callin

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Calpin Family Origin

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Calpin Family Occupations

What did your Calpin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Calpin. 8% of Calpin men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Calpin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Calpin were (cartridge Gas Co Gates Inspector) Royal Air Force Srgt V Reserver and Charwoman

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayers Labourer
  • Iron Foundry Gas Worker Heavy Worker
  • (cartridge Gas Co Gates Inspector) Royal Air Force Srgt V Reserver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • House Duties
  • Household Duties Unpaid
  • Charwoman

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Calpin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Calpin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calpin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Calpin. 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 521 military records available for the last name Calpin. For the veterans among your Calpin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calpin Life Expectancy

What is the average Calpin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Calpin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Calpin in 1958 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calpin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calpin 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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