Caulder Family History

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Caulder Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Calder.

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

Similar surnames: Calder, Saulter, Culmer, Maulden, Casler, Callander, Causer, Maunder

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Caulder Family Origin

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Caulder Family Occupations

What did your Caulder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Caulder occupation in the USA was Work On Farm. 20% of Caulder's were Work On Farms. A less common occupation for the Caulder family was Keeping House. Work On Farm, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caulder.

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  • Work On Farm

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Caulder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Caulder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caulder 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 245 immigration records available for the last name Caulder. 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 Caulder. For the veterans among your Caulder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caulder Life Expectancy

What is the average Caulder lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Caulder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Caulder in 1949 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caulder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caulder 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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