Klostermann Family History

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Klostermann Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a servant in a monastery or for a lay member of a monastic community, from Middle High German kloster monastery (see Kloster) + man ‘man’. The surname may also have denoted someone who farmed land belonging to a monastery and who paid rent in the form of provisions for the monks.

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


Similar surnames: Ostermann, Kloosterman, Kloster, Kolterman, Westermann, Kosterman

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Klostermann Family Origin

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Klostermann Family Occupations

What did your Klostermann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klostermann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Klostermann's were Farmers. Farmer, Drygoods Store and Eating Stand In Market were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klostermann. A less common occupation for the Klostermann family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Drygoods Store

    5%
  • Eating Stand In Market

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Klostermann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Klostermann Life Expectancy

What is the average Klostermann lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Klostermann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Klostermann in 1956 was 35, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klostermann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klostermann 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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