Clein Family History

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Clein Name Meaning

Respelling of German Klein.

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

Similar surnames: Klein, Plein, Lein, Klain, Kleen, Stein, Levin, Gleim, Shein, Thein

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Clein Family Origin

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Clein Family Occupations

What did your Clein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Clein family was Druggist. Farmer, Agent and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clein. The most common Clein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Clein's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Agent

  • Carpenter

  • Druggist


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Clein ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Clein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clein census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 620 immigration records available for the last name Clein. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 272 military records available for the last name Clein. For the veterans among your Clein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clein Life Expectancy

What is the average Clein lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Clein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Clein in 1962 was 70, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clein ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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