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Klawitter Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place named with Lithuanian klava ‘maple’. Germanized form of the Latvian patronymic Klevas, a derivative of the forename Klavs, a pet form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Glatter, Lafitte, Blatter, Kletter, Kotter, Plaisted, Klauer, Mitter

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Klawitter Family Origin

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Klawitter Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klawitter family was Keeping House. Farmer, Baker and Deals In Wine were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klawitter. The most common Klawitter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Klawitter's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    17%
  • Deals In Wine

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

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

Klawitter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Klawitter Life Expectancy

What is the average Klawitter lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Klawitter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Klawitter in 1940 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klawitter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klawitter 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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