Kahley Family History

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Kahley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kahle, Kahler, or Kähler (see Kaehler).

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


Similar surnames: Kaley, Kahler, Mahle, Bohley, Kaney, Kerley, Kaehler, Kahle, Kepley

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Kahley Family Origin

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Kahley Family Occupations

What did your Kahley ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kahley. 39% of Kahley men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Kahley women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kahley were Labor and Presser

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    39%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Manager
    8%
  • Labor
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    17%
  • New Worker
    17%
  • Stenographer
    17%
  • Presser
    17%

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

Kahley Historical Records

What Kahley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kahley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kahley 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 93 immigration records available for the last name Kahley. 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 279 military records available for the last name Kahley. For the veterans among your Kahley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kahley Life Expectancy

What is the average Kahley lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kahley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Kahley in 1946 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kahley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kahley 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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