Calderon was the surname of a family of which there was one known Witch, a Mexican healer named Josefina Calderon. Their blood status is unknown. Josefina married Chadwick Boot, one of the founders of Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and they went on to make the Calderon-Boot family, one of America's most prominent wizarding families today.
- Calderon is a Spanish name which may be from the word caldera which means "basin", "crater" or "hollow". It is also a common name of streams and mountains and may also be the name of a place. It may also refer to an object such as "kettle" or "cauldron".
Notes and references
- ↑ Writing by J.K. Rowling: "Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry" at Wizarding World
- ↑ "Calderon" on Ancestry.com