Klasen Family History

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Klasen Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Klassen.

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


Similar surnames: Clasen, Klausen, Klassen, Klase, Kasten, Klaes, Krusen, Kaase

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Klasen Family Origin

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Klasen Family Occupations

What did your Klasen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klasen family was Railroad Frt. Agent. The most common Klasen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Klasen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Expressman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klasen.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Expressman

    11%
  • Railroad Frt. Agent

    11%

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

Klasen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Klasen Life Expectancy

What is the average Klasen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Klasen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Klasen in 1957 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klasen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klasen 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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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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