Klawiter Family History

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Klawiter Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Klawitter.

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


Similar surnames: Platter, Kloiber, Kletter, Slauter, Klauber, Glasier, Slawter

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Klawiter Family Origin

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Klawiter Family Occupations

What did your Klawiter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Boiler Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Klawiter. A less common occupation for the Klawiter family was Wagon Maker. The most common Klawiter occupation in the USA was Boiler Maker. 33% of Klawiter's were Boiler Makers.

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  • Boiler Maker

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Wagon Maker

    33%

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

Klawiter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klawiter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klawiter 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Klawiter. 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 Klawiter. For the veterans among your Klawiter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klawiter Life Expectancy

What is the average Klawiter lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Klawiter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Klawiter in 1959 was 58, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klawiter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klawiter 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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