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Kallio Name Meaning

Finnish: topographic name from kallio ‘rock’. This is an old surname that dates back to the 16th century; it was also widely adopted during the name conversion movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries, and was one of the many words denoting natural features taken by Finns to replace Swedish surnames, in this case, particularly Swedish surnames containing the elements -berg or -sten.

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


Similar surnames: Vallin, Kallin, Hallin, Allio, Baglio, Kyllo, Kallen, Ballin, Mallo

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Where is the Kallio family from?

You can see how Kallio families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kallio family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Kallio families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Kallio family living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Kallio's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Kallio families in 1911.
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What did your Kallio ancestors do for a living?

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

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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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kallio. 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 972 military records available for the last name Kallio. For the veterans among your Kallio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kallio lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kallio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kallio in 1951 was 58, and 70 in 2004.

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