Calvery Family History

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Calvery Name Meaning

English: reduced form of Calverley. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kälberer (see Kalberer).

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


Similar surnames: Calvey, Carver, Callery, Caverly, Cawvey, Caler, Caley, Falvey

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Calvery Family Origin

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Calvery Family Occupations

What did your Calvery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Calvery family was Fruit Grower. The most common Calvery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Calvery's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calvery.

View Census data for Calvery | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Fruit Grower

    7%

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

Calvery Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Calvery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calvery census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Calvery

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Calvery. 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 Calvery. For the veterans among your Calvery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calvery Life Expectancy

What is the average Calvery lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Calvery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Calvery in 1960 was 60, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calvery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calvery 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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