Kleyn Family History

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Kleyn Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) and Dutch: variant spelling of Klein.

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


Similar surnames: Klein, Klyn, Klain, Kleyman, Lenn, Len, Koen, Meyn, Kley, Kien

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Kleyn Family Origin

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Kleyn Family Occupations

What did your Kleyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Hardware Dealer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kleyn. The most common Kleyn occupation in the USA was Hardware Dealer. 50% of Kleyn's were Hardware Dealers.

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  • Hardware Dealer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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

Kleyn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kleyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kleyn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kleyn. 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 Kleyn. For the veterans among your Kleyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kleyn Life Expectancy

What is the average Kleyn lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kleyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kleyn in 1964 was 87, and 86 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kleyn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kleyn 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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