Klausner Family History

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Klausner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German klosenære, klusenære and German Klausner ‘hermit’ (from Latin clausum ‘cell’, ‘shut-away place’), hence a topographic name for someone living by a hermit’s cell or a byname for a hermit. The reasons of its adoption by Jews are uncertain. Austrian and Swiss German: topographic name from Klause ‘narrow pass’, ‘defile’.

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


Similar surnames: Klauser, Kasner, Lauser, Laufer, Krauser, Klauber, Klauer, Blattner

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Klausner Family Origin

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Klausner Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Gardener

    17%
  • Liquor Dealer

    17%
  • Peddler

    17%

In 1880, Butcher, Gardener and Liquor Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klausner. A less common occupation for the Klausner family was Peddler. The most common Klausner occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Klausner's were Butchers.

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Klausner Historical Records

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Klausner Life Expectancy

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