Kehler Family History

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Kehler Name Meaning

habitational name from a place called Kehl. variant of Köhler (see Kohler).

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


Similar surnames: Behler, Keeler, Kohler, Koller, Oehler, Kaehler, Dehler, Keller

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Kehler Family Origin

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Kehler Family Occupations

What did your Kehler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kehler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Kehler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kehler family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kehler.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Kehler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kehler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kehler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kehler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kehler in 1946 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kehler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kehler 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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