Klahr Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Klar. German: (Klähr): from a short form of the Latin personal name Hilarius (see Hillary). This surname is also found in Sweden, probably originally taken there from Germany.

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

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Klahr Family Origin

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Klahr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Hardware Dealer

    9%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Klahr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Klahr's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Hardware Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klahr. A less common occupation for the Klahr family was Cabinet Maker.

Source: Census data for Klahr | Data not to scale

Klahr Historical Records

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Klahr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Klahr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Klahr in 1961 was 56, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klahr

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