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

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Callier Family Origin

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Callier Family Occupations

What did your Callier ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Engineer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Callier. 14% of Callier men worked as an Engineer and 50% of Callier women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Callier were Fils Cultivateur and Income

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Engineer
    14%
  • Cultivateur
    7%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Fils Cultivateur
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Income
    50%

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

Callier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Callier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Callier 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 977 immigration records available for the last name Callier. 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 Callier. For the veterans among your Callier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Callier Life Expectancy

What is the average Callier lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Callier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Callier in 1960 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

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