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Calero Name Meaning

Spanish: metonymic occupational name for a burner or seller of lime, from calero ‘lime’. Lime (calcium carbonate) is a product of some historical importance, obtained from limestone by heating or ‘burning’. It has various agricultural, domestic, and industrial applications, including fertilizing soil, treating furniture, bleaching, and making mortar.

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


Similar surnames: Carro, Camero, Valero, Acero, Canedo, Cantero, Scalera, Cicero

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Calero Family Origin

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Calero Family Occupations

What did your Calero ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Calero occupation in the USA was Painter. 100% of Calero's were Painters.

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  • Painter

    100%

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Calero Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Calero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calero 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Calero. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Calero. For the veterans among your Calero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calero Life Expectancy

What is the average Calero lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Calero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Calero in 1966 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calero ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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