Kaleta Family History

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Kaleta Name Meaning

Polish: from kaleta ‘leather purse’, either a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such purses or a nickname for someone who habitually carried one.

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


Similar surnames: Kalata, Salata, Kalita, Kalka, Kaluza, Kapela, Galea, Kaltz, Kalista

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Kaleta Family Origin

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Kaleta Family Occupations

What did your Kaleta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kaleta. 14% of Kaleta men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Kaleta women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kaleta were New Worker and Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Machinist
    3%
  • New Worker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Sewing Machine Operator
    5%
  • Typist
    5%

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

Kaleta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kaleta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaleta 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 742 immigration records available for the last name Kaleta. 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 708 military records available for the last name Kaleta. For the veterans among your Kaleta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaleta Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaleta lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Kaleta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kaleta in 1942 was 35, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaleta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaleta 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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