Kaehler Family History

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Kaehler Name Meaning

North German (Kähler): occupational name from Low German Kähler ‘charcoal burner’. Compare High German Koehler.

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

Similar surnames: Kuehler, Kohler, Kahler, Piehler, Mahler, Kemler, Kehrer, Kuebler

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Kaehler Family Origin

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Kaehler Family Occupations

What did your Kaehler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kaehler. 10% of Kaehler men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Kaehler women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kaehler were Farm Laborer and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Clerk
  • Saleswoman
  • Seamstress

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

Kaehler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kaehler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaehler 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 733 immigration records available for the last name Kaehler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kaehler. For the veterans among your Kaehler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaehler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaehler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kaehler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Kaehler in 1953 was 30, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaehler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaehler 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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