Kahley Family History

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Kahley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kahle, Kahler, or Kähler (see Kaehler).

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


Similar surnames: Kaley, Kahler, Mahle, Bohley, Kaney, Kerley, Kaehler, Kahle, Kepley

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Kahley Family Origin

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Kahley Family Occupations

What did your Kahley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kahley family was Dairyman. The most common Kahley occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 13% of Kahley's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Butcher and Clerk In Grocery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kahley.

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    13%
  • Dairyman

    13%

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

Kahley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kahley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kahley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kahley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Kahley. For the veterans among your Kahley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kahley Life Expectancy

What is the average Kahley lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kahley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Kahley in 1946 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kahley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kahley 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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