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Kling Family History

Kling Name Meaning
Swedish: soldier’s name from kling(a), from Swedish klinga ‘blade’.German, Danish, and Dutch: variant of Klinge.

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

213,802 Historical Documents with Kling on Ancestry.com
84,206 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10,227 Military Records
8,440 Immigration Records
36,126 Census and Voter Lists
74,803 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kling Families

  • Number of Kling families
     135 - 267
     46 - 134
     1 - 45
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kling families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Kling families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kling census records

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Kling Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Kling families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Kling Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Kling families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Kling

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Kling Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kling census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Kling ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Kling Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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