Calamia Family History

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Calamia Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Sicily): topographic name from medieval Greek kalamia, plural of kalamos ‘reed’. Reeds were used for wattling and thatching.

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

Similar surnames: Lamia, Calia, Camarda, Calabria, Lalama, Catania, Badami, Camisa

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Calamia Family Origin

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Calamia Family Occupations

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Calamia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Calamia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calamia 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

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Draft Card

There are 479 military records available for the last name Calamia. For the veterans among your Calamia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calamia Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Calamia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Calamia in 1957 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

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