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Calderon Name Meaning

Spanish (Calderón): topographic name from an augmentative of caldera ‘basin’, ‘crater’, ‘hollow’, a common element of stream and mountain names, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Calderón in Valencia province. Alternatively, it may be a metonymic occupational name from the same word in the sense ‘kettle’, ‘cauldron’.

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


Similar surnames: Calderone, Caldera, Waldron, Calder, Alderton, Calleros, Carden

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Calderon Family Origin

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Calderon Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Fidler

    6%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calderon. A less common occupation for the Calderon family was Fidler. The most common Calderon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Calderon's were Laborers.

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