Calvert Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Calvert Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English calfhirde, from Old English (Anglian) calf ‘calf’ + hierde ‘herdsman’.

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


Similar surnames: Calver, Carver, Culver, Calder, Calbert, Halbert, Covert, Cavett

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Calvert Family Origin

Where is the Calvert family from?

SHOW MORE

Calvert Family Occupations

What did your Calvert ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Calvert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Calvert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Calvert family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calvert.

Source: Census data for Calvert | Data not to scale

Calvert Historical Records

What Calvert family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Calvert ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Calvert

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Calvert Life Expectancy

What is the average Calvert lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calvert 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Calvert Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name