Kleffman Family History

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Kleffman Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German clef, cleff ‘cliff’, ‘precipice’ + man ‘man’. German: habitational name for someone from Cleve (now Kleve) or from any of various places, also in the Rhineland, called Kleff.

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

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Kleffman Family Origin

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Kleffman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cabinet Maker

    22%
  • Brick Layer

    11%
  • Brickmaker

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kleffman family was Brickmaker. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Brick Layer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleffman. The most common Kleffman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Kleffman's were Farmers.

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Kleffman Historical Records

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Kleffman Life Expectancy

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