Kulm Family History

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Kulm Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Nieder Lasitz (now in Poland) or possibly others also named with the Slavic loanword kholm ‘hill’, ‘mountain top’.

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


Similar surnames: Kolm, Kalm, Kelm, Puls, Holm, Ulm, Kula, Kall, Kulp, Kell

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Kulm Family Origin

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Kulm Family Occupations

What did your Kulm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Architect, Cooper and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kulm. The most common Kulm occupation in the USA was Architect. 25% of Kulm's were Architects. A less common occupation for the Kulm family was Machinest.

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  • Architect

    25%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Day Laborer

    25%
  • Machinest

    25%

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

Kulm Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kulm Life Expectancy

What is the average Kulm lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Kulm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kulm in 1950 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kulm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kulm 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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