Klose Family History

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Klose Name Meaning

German and Western Slavic: from the pet name Klose, a Silesian derivative of the personal name Nikolaus (see Klos and Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Kloss, Lose, Klos, Close, Blose, Lohse, Kloos, Kos, Klish, Kloes

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Klose Family Origin

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Klose Family Occupations

What did your Klose ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klose occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Klose's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Klose family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klose.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%

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

Klose Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Klose. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klose 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Klose. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Klose. For the veterans among your Klose ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klose Life Expectancy

What is the average Klose lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Klose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Klose in 1962 was 56, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klose

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klose 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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