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Kahler Family History

Kahler Name Meaning
nickname meaning ‘(the) bald one’, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kal ‘bald’. Compare Kahl.Americanized spelling of Kähler (see Kaehler).

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

139,709 Historical Documents with Kahler on Ancestry.com
36,172 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,994 Military Records
4,583 Immigration Records
33,061 Census and Voter Lists
57,899 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kahler Families

  • Number of Kahler families
     88 - 174
     30 - 87
     1 - 29
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kahler families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kahler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kahler census records

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Kahler Family Origin

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Kahler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kahler

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Kahler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kahler census records

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Kahler Civil War Service Records

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