Callis Family History

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Callis Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman or Huguenot origin): habitational name from the French port of Calais. Greek: variant of Kallis.

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


Similar surnames: Fallis, Challis, Calais, Callies, Allis, Rallis, Wallis, Callais

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Callis Family Origin

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Callis Family Occupations

What did your Callis ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Callis. 63% of Callis men worked as a Labourer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    63%
  • Farmer
    38%

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

Callis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Callis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Callis 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Callis. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Callis. For the veterans among your Callis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Callis Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Callis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Callis in 1947 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

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