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Klinkhammer Name Meaning

Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a blacksmith, probably a journeyman’s name, meaning literally ‘sound the hammer’. German: variant of Klinghammer, cognate with 1. Compare Klingbeil.

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


Similar surnames: Klinker, Klinkner, Hammer, Flammer, Limmer, Kliethermes, Kinker

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Klinkhammer Family Origin

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Klinkhammer Family Occupations

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  • Carver

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1880, the most common Klinkhammer occupation in the USA was Carver. 50% of Klinkhammer's were Carvers. Carver and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Klinkhammer.

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Klinkhammer Life Expectancy

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