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Kalberg Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish: habitational name from a farm name composed of an uncertain first element (possibly kald ‘cold’) + berg ‘mountain’. Swedish: ornamental name from a place-name element Kal(l)- (from Karl- ‘man’ or Kall- ‘cold’, among other possibilities) + the common second element berg ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Walberg, Salberg, Kolberg, Melberg, Malberg, Selberg, Solberg

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Kalberg Family Origin

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Kalberg Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Kalberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Kalberg's were Farmers. Farmer and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kalberg. A less common occupation for the Kalberg family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Laborer


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Kalberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kalberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kalberg 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 699 immigration records available for the last name Kalberg. 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 365 military records available for the last name Kalberg. For the veterans among your Kalberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kalberg Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kalberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Kalberg in 1964 was 76, and 80 in 2004.

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