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Callens Name Meaning

Dutch and northern French: metronymic from the female personal name Calle, a short form of Katelijne, Dutch equivalent of Catherine.

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


Similar surnames: Collins, Gallen, Hallen, Cassens, Carles, Alles, Dollens, Saelens

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Callens Family Origin

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Callens Family Occupations

What did your Callens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Callens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Callens's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Callens family was F. Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Dry Goods Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Callens.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Clerk In Dry Goods Store

    5%
  • F. Laborer

    5%

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Callens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Callens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Callens 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Callens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Callens. For the veterans among your Callens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Callens Life Expectancy

What is the average Callens lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Callens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Callens in 1963 was 76, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Callens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Callens 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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