Kloster Family History

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Kloster Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kloster (Old High German klostar, from Late Latin clostrum ‘monastic cell’), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a monastery or a metonymic occupational name for a servant in a monastery. Dutch: variant of Klooster, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Koster, Plaster, Klooster, Kolter, Oster, Gloster, Doster, Kostner

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Kloster Family Origin

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Kloster Family Occupations

What did your Kloster ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kloster ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carver

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Kloster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Kloster's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kloster. A less common occupation for the Kloster family was Carver.

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Kloster Historical Records

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Kloster Life Expectancy

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Famous Kloster Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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