Kaylor Family History

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Kaylor Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Keillor. Americanized form of German Köhler (see Kohler).

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


Similar surnames: Caylor, Keylor, Naylor, Taylor, Baylor, Aylor, Faylor, Kapler, Kahler

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Kaylor Family Origin

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Kaylor Family Occupations

What did your Kaylor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kaylor family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kaylor. The most common Kaylor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Kaylor's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Kaylor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kaylor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaylor 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kaylor. 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 Kaylor. For the veterans among your Kaylor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaylor Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaylor lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kaylor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kaylor in 1951 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaylor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaylor 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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