Kluge Family History

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Kluge Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German kluoc ‘noble’, ‘gentle’, ‘refined’. Later the meaning changed to ‘understanding’, ‘learned’, ‘experienced’, and subsequently ‘clever’.

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

Similar surnames: Kluger, Klug, Ruge, Auge, Kugel, Krug, Kruse, Luger, Krage, Kloke

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Kluge Family Origin

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Kluge Family Occupations

What did your Kluge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Marine Engineer Surveyor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kluge. 20% of Kluge men worked as a Marine Engineer Surveyor and 58% of Kluge women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kluge were Plumbers Labourer and School Mistress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Marine Engineer Surveyor
  • Moter Driver
  • Pharmaceutical Chemist
  • Plumbers Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Home Duties Unpaid (h M Insptr Of Taxes)
  • Refugee
  • School Mistress

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

Kluge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Kluge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kluge 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Kluge. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Kluge. For the veterans among your Kluge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kluge Life Expectancy

What is the average Kluge lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kluge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kluge in 1948 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kluge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kluge 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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