Callard Family History

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Callard Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained. Respelling of French Calard, a derivative of Old French cale, denoting a kind of close-fitting cap worn by women (see Cale). Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kallart or Kellert, variants of Keller.

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

Similar surnames: Calland, Allard, Mallard, Fullard, Bullard, Gillard, Hillard, Pillard

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Callard Family Origin

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Callard Family Occupations

What did your Callard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Callard. A less common occupation for the Callard family was Cigar Maker. The most common Callard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Callard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith

  • Cigar Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Callard ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Callard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Callard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Callard 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Callard. 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 815 military records available for the last name Callard. For the veterans among your Callard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Callard Life Expectancy

What is the average Callard lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Callard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Callard in 1958 was 48, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Callard 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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