Kalm Name Meaning

Swedish and Finnish: unexplained. German: perhaps a habitational name from a place named Kalme near Brunswick.

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


Similar surnames: Kall, Kale, Kulm, Alm, Kolm, Palm, Galm, Kalk, Kelm, Kam

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Kalm Family Origin

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Kalm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Works In Slaughter House

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kalm family was Works In Slaughter House. The most common Kalm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kalm's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kalm.

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Kalm Historical Records

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Kalm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kalm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kalm in 1963 was 77, and 97 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalm

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