Kalt Family History

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Kalt Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: from Middle High German kalt ‘cold’, probably applied as a nickname for someone who felt the cold or for someone with an unfriendly disposition.

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

Similar surnames: Kalp, Kalb, Halt, Kalk, Walt, Kant, Katt, Kast, Kapp, Kaut

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Kalt Family Origin

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Kalt Family Occupations

What did your Kalt ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commission Agent Traveller For Furs St Johns Ambulance A R F Full Time and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kalt. 20% of Kalt men worked as a Commission Agent Traveller For Furs St Johns Ambulance A R F Full Time and 58% of Kalt women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kalt were Rly Porter and Tailor (own Master)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commission Agent Traveller For Furs St Johns Ambulance A R F Full Time
  • General Merchant allower To Work
  • Lithographic Printer
  • Rly Porter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Help
  • Paid Domestic Duties Parlour
  • Tailor (own Master)

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

Kalt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kalt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalt 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 891 immigration records available for the last name Kalt. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kalt. For the veterans among your Kalt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalt Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalt lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kalt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Kalt in 1962 was 73, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kalt 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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