Cloninger Family History

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Cloninger Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Kloninger, a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Kloningers Mühle (Kloninger’s Mill) near Langenlonsheim on the Nahe river attests to the surname in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Groninger, Coppinger, Penninger, Kroninger, Moninger, Lonsinger

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Cloninger Family Origin

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Cloninger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cloninger family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cloninger. The most common Cloninger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Cloninger's were Farmers.

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Cloninger Historical Records

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Cloninger Life Expectancy

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