Klimek Family History

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Klimek Name Meaning

Polish, Czech (Klímek), and Sorbian: from the personal name Klim, short form of Kliment or Klemens, from the Latin personal name Clemens (see Clement).

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

Similar surnames: Klim, Klimko, Klima, Kliment, Kliman, Klimas, Shimek, Witek, Simek

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Klimek Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Klimek name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Klimek. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Baltic States


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Klimek Family Origin

Where is the Klimek family from?

Klimek Family Occupations

What did your Klimek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klimek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Klimek's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In S Stone Quarry were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Klimek.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In S Stone Quarry


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

Klimek Historical Records

What Klimek family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Klimek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klimek 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Klimek. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Klimek. For the veterans among your Klimek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klimek Life Expectancy

What is the average Klimek lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Klimek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Klimek in 1956 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klimek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klimek 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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