Karle Family History

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Karle Name Meaning

German (Schleswig-Holstein and East Prussia) and Swiss German: variant of Karl.

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

Similar surnames: Karlen, Harle, Karre, Carle, Karl, Kurle, Kale, Karge, Karls, Kahle

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Karle Family Origin

Where is the Karle family from?

Karle Family Occupations

What did your Karle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karle. A less common occupation for the Karle family was Butcher. The most common Karle occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Karle's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Butcher


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

Karle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Karle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karle 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Karle. 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 Karle. For the veterans among your Karle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karle Life Expectancy

What is the average Karle lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Karle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Karle in 1947 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karle 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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