Klahn Family History

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Klahn Name Meaning

North German (Klähn): topographic name from Lower Saxony field names Klähn or Klähn, of unknown meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Klann, Kahn, Kiehn, Ahn, Klahr, Glahn, Lahn, Grahn, Luhn, Lahr

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Klahn Family Origin

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Klahn Family Occupations

What did your Klahn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cold Stone Foreman and Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Klahn. 20% of Klahn men worked as a Cold Stone Foreman and 50% of Klahn women worked as a Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Klahn were Ships Steward(retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cold Stone Foreman
  • Motor Driver Heavy
  • Retired Wharfinger
  • Ships Steward(retired)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Klahn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Klahn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klahn 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 647 immigration records available for the last name Klahn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Klahn. For the veterans among your Klahn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klahn Life Expectancy

What is the average Klahn lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Klahn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Klahn in 1959 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klahn 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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