Malen Family History

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Malen Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): perhaps a variant spelling of Malin.

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


Similar surnames: Maler, Mallen, Malin, Maslen, Galen, Palen, Kalen, Haden, Galin

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Malen Family Origin

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Malen Family Occupations

What did your Malen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Malen family was Canvasser. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malen. The most common Malen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Malen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Canvasser

    6%

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

Malen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Malen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Malen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Malen. 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 Malen. For the veterans among your Malen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Malen Life Expectancy

What is the average Malen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Malen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Malen in 1963 was 73, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malen 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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