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Klunder Family History

Klunder Name Meaning
German (also Klünder): nickname a small or dirty person, from Low German klunter ‘small lump of dirt’, or alternatively for a loud person or a trouble maker, from a noun derivative of Middle Low German klunderen ‘to make noise’.

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

18,549 Historical Documents with Klunder on Ancestry.com
5,480 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
488 Military Records
872 Immigration Records
2,988 Census and Voter Lists
8,721 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Klunder Families

  • Number of Klunder families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Klunder families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Klunder last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Klunder census records

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Klunder Family Origin

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Klunder Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Klunder

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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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Klunder Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Klunder census records

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Klunder Civil War Service Records

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