Klus Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Mikolaj, Polish form of Nicholas. Compare Klos. Polish (Klus): nickname from klus ‘trot’, klusak ‘trotter’. North German: topographic name from Middle Low German kluse ‘monk’s cell’, ‘narrow passage’. Compare Klausner.

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

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Klus Family Origin

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Klus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Agent For Ties W.

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, farmer, Agent For Ties W. and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klus. The most common Klus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Klus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Klus family was Laborer.

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Klus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Klus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Klus in 1944 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klus

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