Kloos Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Dutch Claes, German Klaus, from a short form of the personal name Niklaas, Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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


Similar surnames: Loos, Klos, Kloss, Kloes, Koos, Klaas, Glos, Gloss, Klas, Cloos

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Kloos Family Origin

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Kloos Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kloos. The most common Kloos occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Kloos's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kloos family was Blacksmith.

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Kloos Historical Records

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Kloos Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Kloos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kloos in 1955 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kloos

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