Falen Name Meaning

German and Swedish: ethnic name for someone from East or Westphalia, from fal, presumably referring to a plain.

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


Similar surnames: Faler, Palen, Falin, Walen, Dalen, Faden, Kalen, Galen, Kallen, Maren

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Falen Family Origin

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Falen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Tailoress

    20%
  • Dressmaker

    10%

In 1881, the most common Falen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Falen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Falen family was Dressmaker. Farmer, Labourer and Tailoress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Falen.

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Falen Historical Records

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Falen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Falen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Falen in 1962 was 73, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falen

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