Klomp Family History

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Klomp Name Meaning

nickname for a burly, stockily-built person, from Middle Dutch clomp ‘lump’, ‘block’. metonymic occupational name for a clog maker, from klomp ‘clog’.

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

Similar surnames: Klemp, Klock, Komp, Kamp, Klump, Krom, Kump, Klipp, Kropp, Clamp

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Klomp Family Origin

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Klomp Family Occupations

What did your Klomp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klomp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Klomp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Klomp family was Lumber Yard. Farmer and Home were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Klomp.

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  • Farmer

  • Home

  • Lumber Yard


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

Klomp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Klomp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klomp 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 846 immigration records available for the last name Klomp. 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 169 military records available for the last name Klomp. For the veterans among your Klomp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klomp Life Expectancy

What is the average Klomp lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Klomp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Klomp in 1963 was 72, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klomp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klomp 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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