Start your family tree now Is your surname McCallum?
There are already 159 users and 4,911 genealogy profiles with the McCallum surname on Geni. Explore McCallum genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

McCallum Genealogy and McCallum Family History Information

‹ Back to Surnames Index

Create your Family Tree.
Discover your Family History.

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!
view all

Profiles

About the McCallum surname

McCallums as far back as recorded came from Scotland, originally Malcolm was the last name.

McCallum Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Colum ‘son of Colum’, a personal name derived from Latin columba ‘dove’ (now often found as Calum). This was the name of the 6th-century missionary known in English as St. Columba (521–97), who converted the Picts to Christianity and founded an influential monastery on the island of Iona.