Kalfas Family History

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Kalfas Name Meaning

Greek: status name for an apprentice, from Greek kalfas ‘apprentice’, Turkish kalfa. Czech: from kalfas ‘large pot’, presumably a metonymic occupational name for a potter or a nickname for someone with a pot belly.

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

Similar surnames: Pallas, Kallas, Hallas, Kalas, Kalan, Mallas, Kalmus, Karras, Almas

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Kalfas Family Origin

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Kalfas Family Occupations

What did your Kalfas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cook and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kalfas. 34% of Kalfas men worked as a Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Laborer
  • Waiter
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer

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

Kalfas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 591 census records available for the last name Kalfas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalfas 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 327 immigration records available for the last name Kalfas. 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 212 military records available for the last name Kalfas. For the veterans among your Kalfas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalfas Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kalfas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Kalfas in 1954 was 63, and 58 in 2004.

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