Kallmeyer Family History

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Kallmeyer Name Meaning

German: from Slavic kal ‘marshland’, ‘bog’ + Middle High German meier ‘farmer’, ‘steward’, hence a distinguishing nickname for a farmer whose farm lay on marshy land.

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

Similar surnames: Killmeyer, Dallmeyer, Kammeyer, Altmeyer, Kohlmeyer, Gallmeyer

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Kallmeyer Family Origin

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Kallmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Kallmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kallmeyer family was Laborer. Farmer, Clothing Dealer and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kallmeyer. The most common Kallmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kallmeyer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clothing Dealer

  • Housekeeper

  • Laborer


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Kallmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kallmeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kallmeyer 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 625 immigration records available for the last name Kallmeyer. 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 860 military records available for the last name Kallmeyer. For the veterans among your Kallmeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kallmeyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kallmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kallmeyer in 1954 was 44, and 62 in 2004.

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