Kloppenburg Family History
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Kloppenburg Name Meaning
German: habitational name from Cloppenburg near Oldenburg, probably named from Middle Low German kloppen ‘to hit or beat’, ‘to beat up’, one of several so-called ‘defying names’ in this area.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Oldenburg, Piepenburg, Kallenberg, Kleppinger, Kronenberg, Lowenberg