Kahler Family History

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Kahler Name Meaning

nickname meaning ‘(the) bald one’, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kal ‘bald’. Compare Kahl. Americanized spelling of Kähler (see Kaehler).

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

Similar surnames: Zahler, Kahley, Kamler, Kohler, Mahler, Kaller, Kaehler, Kaler

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Kahler Family Origin

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Kahler Family Occupations

What did your Kahler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kahler family was Hat Maker. Annuitant, Baker & Confectioner and Baker & Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kahler. The most common Kahler occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 11% of Kahler's were Annuitants.

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  • Annuitant

  • Baker & Confectioner

  • Baker & Grocer

  • Hat Maker


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

Kahler Historical Records

What Kahler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Kahler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kahler 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Kahler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 9,000 military records available for the last name Kahler. For the veterans among your Kahler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kahler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kahler lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kahler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kahler in 1945 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kahler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kahler 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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