Kales Family History

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Kales Name Meaning

Czech (Kaleš): from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Calixtus (see Kalista).

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

Similar surnames: Kalis, Ales, Fales, Vales, Bales, Kares, Eales, Kalas, Kyles, Sales

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Kales Family Origin

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Kales Family Occupations

What did your Kales ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kales. 18% of Kales men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Kales women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kales were Chef and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Painter
  • Chef

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Stenographer
  • Presser
  • Waitress

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

Kales Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kales. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kales 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 673 immigration records available for the last name Kales. 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 303 military records available for the last name Kales. For the veterans among your Kales ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kales Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kales life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kales in 1954 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

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