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Caldwell Genealogy & History

Caldwell is a locational English surname, with many small towns carrying the name. It comes from the Old English cald or ceald, meaning cold, and well or wella, meaning a spring, stream or well. Thus, a cold stream, which is a reasonable name for a village. Caldwell family history begins with the enrollment of Adam de Caldwella of Derbyshire in 1195?Derbyshire, incidentally, does have a small town named Caldwell. While Caldwell genealogy cannot lay claim to many famous people, over a dozen members of Congress had the name in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, as well as Union General John C. Caldwell.


Caldwell Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Bernard Caldwell-- --, 1917January 5,2005NC
B Frank Caldwell-- --, 1919August 30,2005TX
C Diane Caldwell-- --, 1951September 5,1994OK
D Arthur Caldwell-- --, 1938November ,1981OH

Caldwell Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Ernest Caldwell-- --, 1956December 25,1992Willingboro,NJ
F Cecil Caldwell-- --, 1912October ,1979Covington,KY
G Harry Caldwell-- --, 1917September 12,2009Jonesboro,AR
H Lamar Caldwell-- --, 1926March 17,1994Macon,GA

Caldwell Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Ben CaldwellAnnie WilliamsFebruary 16,1932Wake, NC
Gilbert CaldwellMarjorie BakerMay 30,1946Wake, NC
Ralph CaldwellEdith SingletonMay 23,1936Wake, NC
James CaldwellCynthia AtkinsJuly 2,1949Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Caldwell

276th: Warner277th: Gomez
278th: Fischer279th: Lowe
280th: Wade281st: Douglas
282nd: O'Connor283rd: Sutton
284th: Steele285th: Jennings

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