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Klutts Family History

Klutts Name Meaning

Apparently an Americanized spelling of Klutz. Possibly a variant of German Klutt, from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on hlod ‘clear’, used in the sense ‘famous’ in personal names (Old High German hlut).

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


Similar surnames: Lutts, Clutts, Cutts, Kitts, Klus, Kluth, Kluttz, Platts, Lutz

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Where is the Klutts family from?

You can see how Klutts families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Klutts family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Klutts families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 29 Klutts families living in North Carolina. This was about 91% of all the recorded Klutts's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Klutts families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Klutts surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Klutts ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Klutts. 44% of Klutts men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Klutts women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Klutts were Salesman and Cook. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    44%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    30%
  • Clerk
    30%
  • Nurse
    20%
  • Cook
    20%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klutts. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klutts census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 94 immigration records available for the last name Klutts. 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 Cards

There are 937 military records available for the last name Klutts. For the veterans among your Klutts ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Klutts lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Klutts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Klutts in 1960 was 62, and 68 in 2004.

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