Klassen Family History

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Klassen Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Klass, a Low German reduced form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Klausen, Klass, Lassen, Clausen, Klauser, Classen, Claassen, Klasen

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Klassen Family Origin

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Klassen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Klassen family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klassen. The most common Klassen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Klassen's were Farmers.

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Klassen Historical Records

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Klassen Life Expectancy

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Famous Klassen Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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