Klees Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a short form of German Nikolaus, Dutch Nik(o)laas (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Kloes, Klaes, Kloos, Kless, Hees, Klos, Kleis, Rees, Blees, Kees

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Klees Family Origin

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Klees Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Clerk

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Klees. A less common occupation for the Klees family was Clerk. The most common Klees occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Klees's were Farmers.

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Klees Historical Records

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Klees Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Klees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Klees in 1943 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klees

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