Klippert Family History

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Klippert Name Meaning

occupational name for a maker of clogs, from a derivative of Middle Low German klipp ‘low shoe’, ‘clog’(plural klippen). from Middle Low German klipper ‘wooden stick’, ‘clapper’, presumably a metonymic occupational name for someone who used such a tool in his work. occupational nickname for a plumber, from klipperer, an agent derivative of klippen ‘to clap’.

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


Similar surnames: Klapper, Klepper, Clapper, Skipper, Klipper, Lepper, Tipper, Kopper

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Klippert Family Origin

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Klippert Family Occupations

What did your Klippert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klippert family was Keeping House\Dress Making. Carpenter, Boiling Salt and Druggest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klippert. The most common Klippert occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Klippert's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Boiling Salt

    8%
  • Druggest

    8%
  • Keeping House\Dress Making

    8%

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Klippert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klippert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klippert 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Klippert. 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 Klippert. For the veterans among your Klippert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klippert Life Expectancy

What is the average Klippert lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Klippert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Klippert in 1963 was 75, and 84 in 2004.

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