Klinner Family History

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Klinner Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a builder working with clay, from an agent derivative of Middle High German klenen ‘to stick’, ‘to spread or smear’. Compare Kleiber.

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


Similar surnames: Klingner, Klinkner, Spinner, Klinker, Slinger, Finner, Kirner

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Klinner Family Origin

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Klinner Family Occupations

What did your Klinner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Klinner. 29% of Klinner men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Klinner women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Klinner were Proprietor and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Operator
    5%
  • Proprietor
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    15%
  • Seamstress
    15%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • Cook
    8%

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

Klinner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 898 census records available for the last name Klinner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klinner 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 181 immigration records available for the last name Klinner. 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 447 military records available for the last name Klinner. For the veterans among your Klinner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klinner Life Expectancy

What is the average Klinner lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Klinner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Klinner in 1965 was 80, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klinner

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