Kalish Family History

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Kalish Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Czech Kališ (see Kalis), Hungarian or Slovak Kalis, or German and Jewish Kalisch.

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


Similar surnames: Kalisch, Kalich, Malish, Kalis, Fabish, Danish, Kish, Kash, Kadish

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Kalish Family Origin

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Kalish Family Occupations

What did your Kalish ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kalish ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Cap Maker

    6%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Druggist

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kalish family was Farm Laborer. The most common Kalish occupation in the USA was Cap Maker. 6% of Kalish's were Cap Makers. Cap Maker, Clerk In Store and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kalish.

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Kalish Historical Records

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Kalish Life Expectancy

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