Kluver Family History

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Kluver Name Meaning

German (Klüver): from an agent derivative of Kluven ‘split wooden block’ (related to Middle Low German kluven ‘to split or cleave’), hence an occupational name for an official whose responsibilities included putting prisoners into the stocks.

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


Similar surnames: Klever, Kluger, Klauber, Plumer, Kruer, Klaver, Keuler, Korver, Kuter

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Kluver Family Origin

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Kluver Family Occupations

What did your Kluver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kluver. The most common Kluver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Kluver's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kluver family was Porter.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Porter

    20%

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

Kluver Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kluver Life Expectancy

What is the average Kluver lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kluver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Kluver in 1957 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kluver

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kluver 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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