Callies Family History

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Callies Name Meaning

French (Calliès): habitational name from Caille, near Nice. Variant spelling of the German habitational name Kallies.

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

Similar surnames: Callis, Kallies, Balles, Callier, Cales, Calle, Calles, Vallie, Alles

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Callies Family Origin

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Callies Family Occupations

What did your Callies ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Callies occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 25% of Callies's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Farmer and Graveyard Sexton were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Callies. A less common occupation for the Callies family was Mining Ore.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Graveyard Sexton

  • Mining Ore


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

Callies Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Callies. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Callies 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 Callies. 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 913 military records available for the last name Callies. For the veterans among your Callies ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Callies Life Expectancy

What is the average Callies lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Callies life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Callies in 1954 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Callies

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Callies 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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