Kleis Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Kleis, a South German variant of Klaus.

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


Similar surnames: Leis, Kless, Klein, Kreis, Kloos, Kleiss, Heis, Kleid, Klaus, Leise

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Kleis Family Origin

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Kleis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cabnet Maker

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Kleis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kleis's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kleis. A less common occupation for the Kleis family was Cabnet Maker.

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Kleis Historical Records

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Kleis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kleis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kleis in 1963 was 81, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kleis

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