Clemans Family History

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Clemans Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Clemens. English: patronymic from the personal name Clement. Americanized spelling of German Klemens.

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

Similar surnames: Clemens, Clemons, Claman, Klemens, Clemmens, Clement, Leman, Coleman

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Clemans Family Origin

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Clemans Family Occupations

What did your Clemans ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clemans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Clemans's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clemans. A less common occupation for the Clemans family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Clemans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Clemans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clemans 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 378 immigration records available for the last name Clemans. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Clemans. For the veterans among your Clemans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clemans Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Clemans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Clemans in 1948 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clemans 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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