Calver Family History

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Calver Name Meaning

habitational name from Calver in Derbyshire, named in Old English with calf ‘calf’ + ofer ‘slope’, ‘ridge’. variant of Calvert.

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


Similar surnames: Calder, Calvert, Culver, Carver, Galler, Colmer, Calvey, Colver

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Calver Family Origin

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Calver Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • Shoemaker

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Calver family was Shoemaker. The most common Calver occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Calver's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calver.

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Calver Historical Records

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Calver Life Expectancy

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