Kelb Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Kelb Family Origin

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Kelb Family Occupations

What did your Kelb ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Carpenter

    29%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1880, Carpenter, Cigar Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelb. A less common occupation for the Kelb family was Farmer. The most common Kelb occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 29% of Kelb's were Carpenters.

Source: Census data for Kelb | Data not to scale

Kelb Historical Records

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Kelb Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2003, Kelb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kelb in 1943 was 36, and 80 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kelb

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