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Calif Family History

Calif Name Meaning

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

119,793 Historical Documents with Calif on Ancestry.com
105,019 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
12,919 Military Records
86 Immigration Records
894 Census and Voter Lists
875 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Calif Families

  • Number of Calif families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Calif last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Calif last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Calif census records

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Calif Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Calif families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Calif Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Calif families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Calif

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Calif Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Calif census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Calif ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Calif Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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