Kleiner Family History

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Kleiner Name Meaning

German, Swiss, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from an inflected form of Klein ‘small’.

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


Similar surnames: Kleine, Leiner, Kleinert, Klein, Kreiner, Leiser, Kiener, Klepper

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Kleiner Family Origin

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Kleiner Family Occupations

What did your Kleiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Basket Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleiner. A less common occupation for the Kleiner family was Laborer. The most common Kleiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Kleiner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Basket Maker

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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

Kleiner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kleiner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kleiner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kleiner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kleiner. 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 Kleiner. For the veterans among your Kleiner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kleiner Life Expectancy

What is the average Kleiner lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kleiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kleiner in 1954 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kleiner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kleiner 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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