Kluger Family History

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Kluger Name Meaning

German (Klüger): nickname meaning ‘(the) refined one’, ‘(the) clever one’, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kluoc (see Kluge). Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from an inflected form of German and Yiddish klug ‘clever’, ‘wise’.

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

Similar surnames: Kluge, Luger, Kliger, Kluver, Kuper, Kugel, Klauber, Kuter, Sluder

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Kluger Family Origin

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Kluger Family Occupations

What did your Kluger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Com Traveller (mens Clothes) and Parlourmaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kluger. 25% of Kluger men worked as a Com Traveller (mens Clothes)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Com Traveller (mens Clothes)
  • Farmer(agriculture)
  • Farmer(dairy)
  • Rubber Dealer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Parlourmaid

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

Kluger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kluger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kluger 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kluger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kluger. For the veterans among your Kluger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kluger Life Expectancy

What is the average Kluger lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kluger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kluger in 1953 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kluger

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