Klingman Family History

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Klingman Name Meaning

German (Klingmann): elaborated form of Klinge.

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

Similar surnames: Clingman, Klingaman, Klugman, Kinman, Bingman, Kunzman, Klingner

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Klingman Family Origin

Where is the Klingman family from?

Klingman Family Occupations

What did your Klingman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farms

  • Laborer


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

Klingman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Klingman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klingman 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 935 immigration records available for the last name Klingman. 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 Klingman. For the veterans among your Klingman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klingman Life Expectancy

What is the average Klingman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Klingman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Klingman in 1957 was 35, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klingman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klingman 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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