Kalmbach Family History

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Kalmbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Kalmbach an der Enz in southwest Germany, probably so named from Old High German galm ‘loud noise’ + bah ‘creek’, ‘stream’ (see Bach).

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

Similar surnames: Kalbach, Albach, Marbach, Kaltenbach, Fahrbach, Halbach, Limbach

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Kalmbach Family Origin

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Kalmbach Family Occupations

What did your Kalmbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kalmbach family was Laborer. Farmer, Teamster and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kalmbach. The most common Kalmbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kalmbach's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Teamster

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kalmbach ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kalmbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kalmbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalmbach 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 656 immigration records available for the last name Kalmbach. 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 813 military records available for the last name Kalmbach. For the veterans among your Kalmbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalmbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Kalmbach lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kalmbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kalmbach in 1959 was 60, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalmbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kalmbach 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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