Kalan Family History

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Kalan Name Meaning

Slovenian: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Kal, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a pool or swampy place, Slovenian kal. Czech (Kalán): nickname from Moravian dialect galán ‘young man’, ‘lover’. Czech: from the personal name Kála (see Kalis).

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

Similar surnames: Kalar, Balan, Kalas, Kaplan, Kalen, Kalina, Kalman, Kula, Kalal

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Kalan Family Origin

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Kalan Family Occupations

What did your Kalan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Nursery Gardener and Housemaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kalan. 50% of Kalan women worked as a Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Nursery Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housemaid
  • Private

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

Kalan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kalan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalan 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 723 immigration records available for the last name Kalan. 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 513 military records available for the last name Kalan. For the veterans among your Kalan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalan Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kalan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kalan in 1955 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalan

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