Kalm Family History

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Kalm Name Meaning

Swedish and Finnish: unexplained. German: perhaps a habitational name from a place named Kalme near Brunswick.

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

Similar surnames: Kall, Kale, Kulm, Alm, Kolm, Palm, Galm, Kalk, Kelm, Kam

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Kalm Family Origin

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Kalm Family Occupations

What did your Kalm ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kalm. 21% of Kalm men worked as a Salesman and 36% of Kalm women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kalm were Clerk and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Operator
  • Saleslady
  • Housewife

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

Kalm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kalm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalm 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kalm. 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 Kalm. For the veterans among your Kalm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalm Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalm lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kalm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kalm in 1963 was 77, and 97 in 2004.

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