Clos Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Clos Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure of some sort, Old French clos, from Late Latin clausum, past participle of claudere ‘to close’. Compare Close 1. Dutch: variant of Claeys. Respelling of German Kloss.

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

Similar surnames: Close, Clow, Duclos, Klos, Glos, Closs, Cloos, Cross, Low, Crose

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Clos Family Origin

Where is the Clos family from?

Clos Family Occupations

What did your Clos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Clos. 50% of Clos men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Clos women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clos were Printer and Housewife

View Census data for Clos | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Printer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

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

Clos Historical Records

What Clos family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Clos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Clos

Passenger List

There are 820 immigration records available for the last name Clos. 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.

View all Clos immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Clos. For the veterans among your Clos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Clos military records

You've only scratched the surface of Clos family history.

Clos Life Expectancy

What is the average Clos lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Clos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Clos in 1958 was 64, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clos 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.

Famous Clos Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial