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Klinger Family History

Klinger Name Meaning
German and Czech: derivative of Klinge.German: see Klingler.

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

282,198 Historical Documents with Klinger on Ancestry.com
60,331 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,263 Military Records
6,932 Immigration Records
34,821 Census and Voter Lists
168,851 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Klinger Families

  • Number of Klinger families
     266 - 529
     89 - 265
     1 - 88
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Klinger families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Klinger last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Klinger census records

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Klinger Family Origin

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Klinger Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Klinger

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Klinger Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Klinger census records

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Klinger Civil War Service Records

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