Clemens Family History

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Clemens Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Clement. German, Dutch, and Danish: from the personal name Clemens (see Clement).

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

Similar surnames: Clemmens, Clemans, Clement, Clements, Klemens, Clemons, Levens

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Clemens Family Origin

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Clemens Family Occupations

What did your Clemens ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Master Builder and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Clemens. 16% of Clemens men worked as a Master Builder and 74% of Clemens women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clemens were Carpenter and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Master Builder
  • Farmer
  • Plumber
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Duties

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

Clemens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 92,000 census records available for the last name Clemens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clemens 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Clemens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 27,000 military records available for the last name Clemens. For the veterans among your Clemens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clemens Life Expectancy

What is the average Clemens lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Clemens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Clemens in 1941 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clemens 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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