Metcalfe Family History

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Metcalfe Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Metcalf.

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


Similar surnames: Medcalf, Metcalf, Veale, Cale, Mescall, Neale, Segale, Mehalko

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Metcalfe Family Origin

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Metcalfe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Cooper

    4%
  • Farm Servant

    4%
  • Going To School

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Cooper and Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Metcalfe. A less common occupation for the Metcalfe family was Going To School. The most common Metcalfe occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Metcalfe's were Farmers.

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Metcalfe Historical Records

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Metcalfe Life Expectancy

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Famous Metcalfe Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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