Kline Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch, German, and Jewish Klein. Slovenian (eastern Slovenia): probably a nickname or topographic name from klin ‘wedge’, ‘wooden peg’.

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

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Kline Family Origin

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Kline Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Kline occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Kline's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kline family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kline.

Source: Census data for Kline | Data not to scale

Kline Historical Records

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Kline Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Kline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kline in 1940 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kline

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