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Klingenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so called in Schleswig-Holstein, Saxony, and Franconia. Scandinavian: either of German origin (see 1) or an ornamental name.

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

Similar surnames: Lindenberg, Langenberg, Kronenberg, Kallenberg, Ringenberg

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Klingenberg Family Origin

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Klingenberg Family Occupations

What did your Klingenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klingenberg family was Book Agt.. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klingenberg. The most common Klingenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Klingenberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Tailor

  • Book Agt.


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Klingenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Klingenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Klingenberg lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Klingenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Klingenberg in 1951 was 52, and 75 in 2004.

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