Karlen Family History

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Karlen Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: derivative of Karl. Swedish: variant spelling of Carlen.

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

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Karlen Family Origin

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Karlen Family Occupations

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  • Cheese Maker

    33%
  • Dress Maker

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Importer Cheese

    17%

In 1880, Cheese Maker, Dress Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karlen. A less common occupation for the Karlen family was Importer Cheese. The most common Karlen occupation in the USA was Cheese Maker. 33% of Karlen's were Cheese Makers.

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Karlen Historical Records

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Karlen Life Expectancy

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