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Kloke Family History

Kloke Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German klok ‘quick’, ‘clever’, ‘wily’, ‘skillful’.

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


Similar surnames: Koke, Klocke, Klotz, Hoke, Kloos, Klee, Lose, Close, Klose, Kieke

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Where is the Kloke family from?

You can see how Kloke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kloke family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Kloke families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 18 Kloke families living in Ohio. This was about 26% of all the recorded Kloke's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Kloke families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kloke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kloke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kloke. 43% of Kloke men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    43%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farming
    10%
  • Farm Helper
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kloke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kloke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 160 immigration records available for the last name Kloke. 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 Cards

There are 236 military records available for the last name Kloke. For the veterans among your Kloke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kloke lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Kloke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kloke in 1965 was 79, and 99 in 2004.

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