Cloos Family History

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Cloos Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Claeys. Altered spelling of North German Kloos or the variant Klooss.

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


Similar surnames: Loos, Kloos, Clos, Close, Closs, Klos, Ploog, Joos, Loose, Coons

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Cloos Family Origin

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Cloos Family Occupations

What did your Cloos ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Express Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cloos. The most common Cloos occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Cloos's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cloos family was Expressman.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Express Wagon

    7%
  • Expressman

    7%

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Cloos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cloos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cloos 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 Cloos. 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 Cloos. For the veterans among your Cloos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cloos Life Expectancy

What is the average Cloos lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cloos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Cloos in 1961 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cloos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cloos 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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