Klehm Family History

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Klehm Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of the personal name Klement (see Clement).

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


Similar surnames: Klem, Klemm, Klehr, Klim, Kehm, Klahr, Gehm, Kehr, Clem, Kiehl

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Klehm Family Origin

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Klehm Family Occupations

What did your Klehm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Coach Lace Weaver, Coal Oil Dealer and Expressman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klehm. A less common occupation for the Klehm family was Farmer. The most common Klehm occupation in the USA was Coach Lace Weaver. 9% of Klehm's were Coach Lace Weavers.

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  • Coach Lace Weaver

    9%
  • Coal Oil Dealer

    9%
  • Expressman

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

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

Klehm Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Klehm Life Expectancy

What is the average Klehm lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Klehm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Klehm in 1958 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klehm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klehm 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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