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Kallas Name Meaning

Greek: see Callas. Estonian (Kállass): topographic name for someone living by the shore of the sea or a lake. Polish: of uncertain origin; possibly a topographic name from Old Polish kal ‘muddy place’.

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


Similar surnames: Pallas, Dallas, Kalka, Hallas, Kallus, Kalfas, Kallay, Ballas, Gallas

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Where is the Kallas family from?

You can see how Kallas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kallas family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Kallas families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Kallas families living in Manitoba. This was about 88% of all the recorded Kallas's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Kallas families in 1911.
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What did your Kallas ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Kallas. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Passenger Lists

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

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What is the average Kallas lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Kallas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kallas in 1950 was 36, and 65 in 2004.

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