Kalen Name Meaning

German: habitational name of Slavic origin from a place so named in Mecklenburg. Altered spelling of German Kahlen, a variant of Kahl, or a habitational name from either of two places so named in northern Germany.

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

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Kalen Family Origin

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Kalen Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Claim Office

    6%
  • Dairyman

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kalen family was Dairyman. Laborer, Farmer and Claim Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kalen. The most common Kalen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Kalen's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Kalen | Data not to scale

Kalen Historical Records

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Kalen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kalen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Kalen in 1963 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kalen

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