Klimek Family History

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Klimek Name Meaning

Polish, Czech (Klímek), and Sorbian: from the personal name Klim, short form of Kliment or Klemens, from the Latin personal name Clemens (see Clement).

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

Similar surnames: Klim, Klimko, Klima, Kliment, Kliman, Klimas, Shimek, Witek, Simek

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Klimek Family Origin

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Klimek Family Occupations

What did your Klimek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Klimek. 15% of Klimek men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Klimek women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Klimek were Machinist and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Laborer
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid

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

Klimek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Klimek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klimek 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Klimek. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Klimek. For the veterans among your Klimek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klimek Life Expectancy

What is the average Klimek lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Klimek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Klimek in 1956 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klimek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klimek 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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