Kleier Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Kleier Name Meaning

topographic name for a farmer who worked on the heavy clay soil typical of low-lying areas of northern Germany, from Middle Low German klei ‘clay’. habitational name for someone from a place called Klei or Kley (Westphalia, Schleswig-Holstein).

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


Similar surnames: Klever, Leier, Kleber, Kleiber, Klauer, Kletter, Leimer, Kieler

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kleier Family Origin

Where is the Kleier family from?

SHOW MORE

Kleier Family Occupations

What did your Kleier ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Grocer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%

In 1880, Grocer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kleier. The most common Kleier occupation in the USA was Grocer. 67% of Kleier's were Grocers.

Source: Census data for Kleier | Data not to scale

Kleier Historical Records

What Kleier family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Kleier ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kleier

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Kleier Life Expectancy

What is the average Kleier lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kleier 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Kleier Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name