Calman Family History

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Calman Name Meaning

French: respelling of German Kahl(e)mann, a nickname for a bald man (from Middle High German kal(wes) ‘bald’ + man ‘man’), or possibly of German Kallman. altered spelling of Hungarian Kálmán (see Kalman).

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

Similar surnames: Calaman, Carman, Dalman, Talman, Waxman, Kallman, Alman, Salman

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Calman Family Origin

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Calman Family Occupations

What did your Calman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calman. The most common Calman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Calman's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Calman family was Day Laborer.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Day Laborer


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

Calman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Calman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Calman. 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 592 military records available for the last name Calman. For the veterans among your Calman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calman Life Expectancy

What is the average Calman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Calman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Calman in 1952 was 59, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calman 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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