Kalajian Family History

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Kalajian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic from the Turkish occupational name kâlâci ‘merchant’, from kâlâ ‘(silk) cloth’, ‘goods’, ‘furniture’ (from Persian) + the occupational suffix -ci.

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

Similar surnames: Kazanjian, Abajian, Tashjian, Kurkjian, Boyajian, Basmajian, Kazarian

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Kalajian Family Origin

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Kalajian Family Occupations

What did your Kalajian ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kalajian. 9% of Kalajian men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Kalajian women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kalajian were Painting and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Painting

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Nya
  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kalajian Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 529 census records available for the last name Kalajian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalajian 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 393 immigration records available for the last name Kalajian. 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 218 military records available for the last name Kalajian. For the veterans among your Kalajian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalajian Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalajian lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kalajian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kalajian in 1960 was 61, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalajian

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