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Klemish Family History

Klemish Name Meaning
probably an Americanized form of German Kle(m)migIGI inconclusive. EXG***, Kleinmisch, a reduced form of Klein Michel, a distinguishing name for the smaller or younger of two bearers of the personal name Michel (see Klein, Michael).

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

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811 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
128 Military Records
33 Immigration Records
753 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Klemish Families

  • Number of Klemish families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Klemish Family Origin

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Klemish Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Klemish

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Klemish Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Klemish

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