Clevenger Family History

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Clevenger Name Meaning

English: variant of Clavinger, status name for the keeper of the keys in a great household, Latin clavigerus, from clavis ‘key’.

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


Similar surnames: Clevinger, Cleavenger, Levene, Clinger, Lavender, Seeger, Levenberg

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Clevenger Family Origin

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Clevenger Family Occupations

What did your Clevenger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Clevenger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Clevenger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clevenger. A less common occupation for the Clevenger family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Clevenger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Clevenger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clevenger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Clevenger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Clevenger. For the veterans among your Clevenger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clevenger Life Expectancy

What is the average Clevenger lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Clevenger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Clevenger in 1942 was 67, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clevenger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Clevenger 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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