Klang Name Meaning

Swedish: soldier’s name from klang ‘clang’, ‘ringing noise’. Possibly also German: from an altered and reduced form of the personal name Nikolaus, vernacular form of Greek Nikolaos (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Kling, Lang, Sang, Kring, Ulan, Olan, Kang, Klahr, Klann, Long

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Klang Family Origin

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Klang Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Carpenter & Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

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In 1880, Baker, Blacksmith and Carpenter & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klang. A less common occupation for the Klang family was Keeping House. The most common Klang occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Klang's were Bakers.

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Klang Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Klang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Klang in 1947 was 30, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klang

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