Klos Family History

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Klos Name Meaning

Dutch and German: variant spelling of Kloss. Polish: from a short form of Miklos, variant of the personal name Mikolaj, the Polish form of Nicholas. Polish (Klos): probably also a nickname for a small person, from klos ‘ear or spike of cereal’.

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

Similar surnames: Klus, Kloss, Klas, Glos, Kloos, Kos, Kloes, Clos, Koos, Los

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Klos Family Origin

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Klos Family Occupations

What did your Klos ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Klos occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Klos's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker


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Klos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Klos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klos 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 Klos. 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 Klos. For the veterans among your Klos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klos Life Expectancy

What is the average Klos lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Klos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Klos in 1944 was 22, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klos 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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