Kluth Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German klut(e) ‘lump of earth’, ‘sod’, ‘clod’, hence nicknames for an ungainly, clumsy, or uncouth person; in some cases they may have been applied as a metonymic occupational name for a farmer. See also Kloth, Klotz. North German: habitational name from, for example, places called Klut near Hamelin or Detmold. Probably also a variant of Dutch Kloot(e) or Kloet, cognates of 1, from Middle Dutch cloot ‘clog’, ‘clod’, ‘lump’.

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

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Kluth Family Origin

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Kluth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Boots & Shoes

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kluth. The most common Kluth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Kluth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kluth family was Boots & Shoes.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Kluth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kluth in 1962 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kluth

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