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Kallman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kallmann: from the medieval personal name Gallus (see Gall ). Swedish (Källman): ornamental topographic or habitational name composed of the elements källa ‘spring source’ (also from placenames such as Källa or Källby) + man ‘man’. Altered form of Hungarian Kálmán or Jewish Kalman .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Wallman, Hallman, Kellman, Allman, Gallman, Kelman, Dahlman, Ballman

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Where is the Kallman family from?

You can see how Kallman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kallman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Kallman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 28 Kallman families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Kallman's in USA. New York had the highest population of Kallman families in 1880.
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What did your Kallman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Kallman. 20% of Kallman men worked as a Salesman and 14% of Kallman women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kallman were Proprietor and Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Secretary
  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Clerk
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kallman. 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 Cards

There are 703 military records available for the last name Kallman. For the veterans among your Kallman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kallman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kallman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kallman in 1948 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

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