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Kolander Name Meaning

German: variant of Kalander, a status name for the chairman or a member of a religious or other fraternity that held meetings on the first of each month, from Latin ad calendas. This name is often Americanized as Calender.

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


Similar surnames: Bolander, Lander, Molander, Olander, Sealander, Rylander, Welander

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Kolander Family Origin

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Kolander Family Occupations

What did your Kolander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Car Inspector were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kolander. The most common Kolander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Kolander's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Car Inspector

    25%

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

Kolander Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kolander Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolander lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kolander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Kolander in 1953 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolander 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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