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Klitz Family History

Klitz Name Meaning
German: from an eastern German or Slavic pet form of the personal name Kliment, from Latin Clemens (see Clement).

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

8,896 Historical Documents with Klitz on Ancestry.com
2,187 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
304 Military Records
209 Immigration Records
1,970 Census and Voter Lists
4,226 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Klitz Families

  • Number of Klitz families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Klitz families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Klitz last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Klitz census records

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Klitz Family Origin

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Klitz Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Klitz

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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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Klitz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Klitz census records

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Klitz Civil War Service Records

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