Kleinfeld Family History

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Kleinfeld Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in Mecklenburg, but more often a topographic name for someone who worked a smallholding, from Middle High German klein ‘small’ + velt ‘open country’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German klein ‘small’ + feld ‘field’ (Yiddish kleynfeld).

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


Similar surnames: Steinfeld, Kornfeld, Weisfeld, Kleinfelder, Weinfeld, Sternfeld

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Kleinfeld Family Origin

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Kleinfeld Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    11%
  • Insurance Agent

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Lithographer

    11%

In 1880, Farming, Insurance Agent and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleinfeld. A less common occupation for the Kleinfeld family was Lithographer. The most common Kleinfeld occupation in the USA was Farming. 11% of Kleinfeld's were Farmings.

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Kleinfeld Historical Records

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Kleinfeld Life Expectancy

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