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Origins of the Callingswood surname

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About the Callingswoods

We have a total number of 100 records for people with the last name Callingswood.

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Where do most Callingswoods live?

In 1921, most Callingswoods lived in West Midlands.

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Interesting facts about Callingswoods

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We have 100 records for the Callingswood surname. The oldest one dates back to 1861.

Who were Callingswoods most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Callingswood first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Eliza

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Common jobs for Callingswoods

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Callingswoods in 1921
Assistant Shop


Bridle Stitcher


Brush Makers Wife


Coat Baister


Domestic Servant


Common Male occupations for Callingswoods in 1921
Bridle Cutter


Coal Miner




Assistant Shop


Brickyard Labourer


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