Klamer Family History

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Klamer Name Meaning

variant of Klammer. from the medieval personal name Clamer (Clamor), which was popular in patrician families in the 16th and 17th centuries.

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


Similar surnames: Kamer, Klahr, Klauber, Lazer, Kummer, Hamer, Kramer, Flamer, Lamey

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Klamer Family Origin

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Klamer Family Occupations

What did your Klamer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klamer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Klamer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Flour Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klamer. A less common occupation for the Klamer family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Flour Miller

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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

Klamer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klamer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klamer 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 Klamer

Passenger List

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

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Klamer Life Expectancy

What is the average Klamer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Klamer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Klamer in 1962 was 63, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klamer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klamer 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.

Famous Klamer Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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