Kleinfelder Family History

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Kleinfelder Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who worked a smallholding, or habitational name from Kleinfeld in Mecklenburg (see Kleinfeld).

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

Similar surnames: Kleinfeld, Leinberger, Kornfeld, Steinmiller, Blender, Kleingartner

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Kleinfelder Family Origin

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Kleinfelder Family Occupations

What did your Kleinfelder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kleinfelder family was Broom Maker. The most common Kleinfelder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kleinfelder's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleinfelder.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Keeping House

  • Broom Maker


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

Kleinfelder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kleinfelder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kleinfelder 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 422 immigration records available for the last name Kleinfelder. 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 445 military records available for the last name Kleinfelder. For the veterans among your Kleinfelder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kleinfelder Life Expectancy

What is the average Kleinfelder lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kleinfelder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kleinfelder in 1962 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kleinfelder

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