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Calma Name Meaning

Spanish (Filipino): most probably from Spanish calma ‘stillness’ (of sea, ocean); ‘dull’. The surname, however, is not documented in Spain.

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


Similar surnames: Cala, Alma, Palma, Carda, Falla, Fama, Malta, Palla, Gama, Galea

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Calma Family Origin

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Calma Family Occupations

What did your Calma ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Calma occupation in the USA was Gardner. 100% of Calma's were Gardners.

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  • Gardner

    100%

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Calma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Calma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calma 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 Calma. 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 Calma. For the veterans among your Calma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calma Life Expectancy

What is the average Calma lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Calma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Calma in 1962 was 56, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calma 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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