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Calkins Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Culkin, with English patronymic -s added.

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


Similar surnames: Caulkins, Calkin, Callins, Hawkins, Haskins, Harkins, Alkins, Lamkins

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Calkins Family Origin

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Calkins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farmer Son

    14%
  • Apprentice

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer Son and Apprentice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calkins. A less common occupation for the Calkins family was Butcher. The most common Calkins occupation in Canada was Farmer. 39% of Calkins's were Farmers.

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Calkins Historical Records

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Calkins Life Expectancy

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