Clingman Family History

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Clingman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Klingmann (see Klingman).

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


Similar surnames: Klingman, Dingman, Clinger, Klingaman, Bingman, Lineman, Lindaman

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Clingman Family Origin

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Clingman Family Occupations

What did your Clingman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clingman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Clingman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Clingman family was Physician. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clingman.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Physician

    4%

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

Clingman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Clingman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Clingman. 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 Clingman. For the veterans among your Clingman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clingman Life Expectancy

What is the average Clingman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Clingman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Clingman in 1962 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clingman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clingman 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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