Klem Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Klemens (see Clement). respelling of Klemm.

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

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Klem Family Origin

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Klem Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Musician

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klem. The most common Klem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Klem's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Klem family was Musician.

Source: Census data for Klem | Data not to scale

Klem Historical Records

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Klem Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Klem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Klem in 1945 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klem

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