Kluge Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German kluoc ‘noble’, ‘gentle’, ‘refined’. Later the meaning changed to ‘understanding’, ‘learned’, ‘experienced’, and subsequently ‘clever’.

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

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Kluge Family Origin

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Kluge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kluge. A less common occupation for the Kluge family was Barber. The most common Kluge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kluge's were Farmers.

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Kluge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Kluge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kluge in 1948 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kluge

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