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Clauss Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, etc.: variant of Claus. This spelling is also found in Alsace and Lorraine.

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


Similar surnames: Claus, Class, Clause, Klauss, Klass, Claussen, Clausen, Clauer, Hauss

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Clauss Family Origin

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Clauss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Clauss family was Laborer. The most common Clauss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Clauss's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clauss.

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Clauss Historical Records

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Clauss Life Expectancy

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