History of your Surname
Get access to Klomps family records.Start a free trial

Klomps Family History

Klomps Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Klomp, Komp, Klos, Kloss, Klopp, Lomas, Kops, Klopf, Kloos, Klemp

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Klomps family from?

You can see how Klomps families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Klomps family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Klomps families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 11 Klomps families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Klomps's in USA. New York had the highest population of Klomps families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Klomps surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Klomps ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Klomps. 67% of Klomps men worked as a Farmer. .

View Census Data for Klomps | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk Sales
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Klomps family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 262 census records available for the last name Klomps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klomps census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Klomps

Passenger Lists

There are 40 immigration records available for the last name Klomps. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Klomps immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 30 military records available for the last name Klomps. For the veterans among your Klomps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Klomps military records

You've only scratched the surface of Klomps family history

Discover More

What is the average Klomps lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Klomps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Klomps in 1960 was 64, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klomps

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Klomps family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Klomps last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial