Klauber Family History

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Klauber Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Nikolaus (see Nicholas). from an agent derivative of Middle High German kluben ‘to pick’ ‘gather’, hence a nickname for a thief or an occupational name for a person who sorted out ore-containing rocks. variant of Kleuber, an occupational name for a stone cutter or mason, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kliuben ‘to split’.

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

Similar surnames: Glauber, Klauser, Klauer, Kleiber, Klapper, Tauber, Lauser, Lauer

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Klauber Family Origin

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Klauber Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klauber family was Clothing Merchant. Farmer, Junk Dealer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klauber. The most common Klauber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Klauber's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Junk Dealer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Clothing Merchant


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Klauber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Klauber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klauber census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Klauber. 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 661 military records available for the last name Klauber. For the veterans among your Klauber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klauber Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Klauber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Klauber in 1961 was 44, and 91 in 2004.

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