Kelchner Family History

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Kelchner Name Meaning

German: occupational name or habitational name, from a derivative of Middle High German kelch ‘chalice’ (see Kelch 2).

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


Similar surnames: Kirchner, Keicher, Rechner, Belschner, Zeichner, Lechner, Karchner

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Kelchner Family Origin

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Kelchner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kelchner family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelchner. The most common Kelchner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Kelchner's were Farmers.

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Kelchner Historical Records

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Kelchner Life Expectancy

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Famous Kelchner Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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