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Callis Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman or Huguenot origin): habitational name from the French port of Calais. Greek: variant of Kallis.

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


Similar surnames: Fallis, Challis, Calais, Callies, Allis, Rallis, Wallis, Callais

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Callis Family Origin

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Callis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Oysterman

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Callis family was Keeping House. Farmer, Oysterman and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Callis. The most common Callis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Callis's were Farmers.

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Callis Historical Records

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Callis Life Expectancy

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