Kluth Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German klut(e) ‘lump of earth’, ‘sod’, ‘clod’, hence nicknames for an ungainly, clumsy, or uncouth person; in some cases they may have been applied as a metonymic occupational name for a farmer. See also Kloth, Klotz. North German: habitational name from, for example, places called Klut near Hamelin or Detmold. Probably also a variant of Dutch Kloot(e) or Kloet, cognates of 1, from Middle Dutch cloot ‘clog’, ‘clod’, ‘lump’.

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


Similar surnames: Klutz, Bluth, Kloth, Pluth, Koth, Knuth, Rauth, Gluth, Kuch, Lutz

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Kluth Family Origin

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Kluth Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    40%
  • Cabinet Mkr

    20%
  • Confectioner

    20%
  • Genl Labourer

    20%

In 1881, Tailor, Cabinet Mkr and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kluth. The most common Kluth occupation in the UK was Tailor. 40% of Kluth's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Kluth family was Genl Labourer.

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Kluth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Kluth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kluth in 1962 was 79, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kluth

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