Kalin Family History

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Kalin Name Meaning

Slovenian: nickname from kalin ‘bullfinch’, probably denoting someone living in a house identified by the sign of a bullfinch or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a bullfinch in some way. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Kalina.

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


Similar surnames: Kamin, Karlin, Kalina, Galin, Kaplin, Kalan, Falin, Belin, Balin

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Kalin Family Origin

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Kalin Family Occupations

What did your Kalin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kalin. 14% of Kalin men worked as a Salesman and 14% of Kalin women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kalin were Machinist and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    14%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Machinist
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    14%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Stenographer
    8%

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

Kalin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kalin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kalin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kalin. For the veterans among your Kalin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalin Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kalin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kalin in 1957 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

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